Nineteen year old, Henry Ellsworth Vines, of Pasadena California and opponent George Lott, Jr., of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, battle for 1931 National Tennis Championship at Forest Hills, New York on September 12, 1931, in the 51st U.S. Men's Singles Tennis championship match. They are seen entering the stadium before a capacity crowd, and shaking hands before the match. Views of several strokes and exchanges during the match. At the end, both players meet at the net,shake hands, and walk off the court together. Vines beats Lott (79 63 97 75). Vines poses with trophy.
Clean Air Car Race in Pasadena,California. Trucks and buses spewing diesel fumes in a crowded city street. Cars gathering for the Clean Air Car Race include Stevens Institute of Technology Electric Vehicle...an electric car, or EV. Other cars have signs on them noting "Powered by Alcohol" , "Powered by Clean Burning Natural Gas" , "San Diego State College" , and "Diesel powered by Wilcap". Mechanics check engines and batteries cars. Drivers at electric vehicle charge station. The clean air car race begins. Cars move one by one. They drive through streets. Driver repairs the engine on a car. Man rides a motorbike. Animated map shows the route of the race. Sign board on the street reads Pasadena. Spectators gathered at the finish line in Pasadena
Two girls move on road holding a banner which reads 'Dream of Music'. Crowd lined up on sidewalks in background. Procession of floats follow two girls. Various elaborate display mounted on a platform carried by trucks parade on road.
A crash proof car in Pasadena, California. A biologist stands next to a crash proof car with its engine at the rear in Pasadena, California. He looks at the engine and other parts of the car. Car being test driven.
U.S. President with the Pasadena Drum Corps in Washington DC, United States. The Pasadena Drum Corps march in formation in front of the White House in Washington DC. One of the corps holding U.S. flag. United States President Herbert Hoover, flanked by B.W.Gearhart, The American Legion, Department of California Commander, and James K.Fish, the American Legion, Department of California Adjutant, in front of the corps standing in formation. The corps, with the instruments, in front of the White House.
The Rose Bowl game at the Rose Bowl stadium in Pasadena, California. The University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) and the University of Southern California (USC) compete in the Rose Bowl Game. The USC team wins the game. Spectators cheer the players.