Underwater wrestling at Mirador Hotel in Palm Spring , California. Olympic champions Dutch Smith and Bill Lewin wrestle on a springboard and jump into a pool. They continue to wrestle underwater. The two wrestlers come out of the pool. One of them lying by the poolside as another one keeps his feet on the chest of the first one and poses after winning the tie.
Broncs and bulls rodeo competition in Palm Springs, California. A large crowd of spectators gathered at a rodeo club. Cowboy athletes participate in bronc and bull riding events. An athlete falls on the ground while riding. Rodeo clowns help prevent participants from injuries.
Cowboys sitting on horses pass by during the 13th edition of Palm Springs Rodeo in California. Cowboys fall down as they ride bulls and horses. Spectators watch.
America's amateur divers dive at a pool in Palm Springs, California, United States. Somersaults, flips and twist dives performed by the athletes. Champion Garry Tobia gets injured while performing a dive. Several other amateur divers dive from a high ramp into the pool.
College students from the University of California Bears crew team begin training in hopes of winning the 1939 rowing championships. California oarsmen in Oakland turnout for the spring training. Ten shells get underway for vigorous practice on Frisco Bay. Crew teams rowing on the bay.
A technicolor commercial advertisement for the new Ford car in the United States. Scenes near ocean. Seagulls in flight. 1939 Ford automobile driving along the road. Narrator extols the car's soft springs and smoothness of the ride. A man and two women stand at water's edge and point at the seagulls in flight. They enter a 1939 Ford coupe. The man drives and the two women sit with him in the front seat.