Jerome Hanna 'Dizzy' Dean named outstanding athlete of 1934 by Sports Writers Association in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Dean, who led baseball's St. Louis Cardinals to World Series title that year, accepts a drink and the trophy. Men in tuxedos eat at the banquet. The man in closeup at TC: 00:35 is longtime Philadelphia Athletics owner and manager Connie Mack. Dean bites into his chicken and laughs.
City officials mark 4th July in colorful ceremony at Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. View of a Public Library in Philadelphia. American flags flutter on a building. Officials and women pose for photograph. Display of guns with sailors in the background. Naval officer reads a document. Sailors march during the ceremony.
Activities aboard ships docked at Philadelphia Naval Base in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Rear Admiral Schuirmann comes aboard the USS Philadelphia (CL-41) light cruiser prior to ceremony. American flag is lowered from the fore top of the USS Philadelphia. Naval officers await the ceremony to start. Brazilian flag is raised to fore top of the USS Philadelphia light cruiser. Brazilian and American Naval personnel salute. USS Philadelphia tied alongside pier. USS ST Louis (CL-49) light cruiser tied along the pier. American sailor in the foreground. Sailor salutes and Brazilian being flag raised to fore top of USS St. Louis.
A Federal marshal ascends a ramp leading to deck of the Colombian ship, "Cueuta," docked in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He presents some papers to the Captain, who reads and returns them. The marshal then fastens a padlock together with the papers, to the gate of the ships railing, and departs. Brief View aboard the ship, with Colombian flag flying at her stern. (The padlocking was pending settlement of a claim for back pay by a former member of the crew.)
Players from Stanford University win the 58th Annual Inter-Collegiate sports competition in Philadelphia Pennsylvania. Players run in hurdle race. Player throwing shot put. A player during pole vault competition. Player in action during discus throw competition.
Stage show by circus performers to entertain sick peoples at a Jewish hospital in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Performers in various costumes perform activities like high jump, juggling with balls and gymnastics. Patients on wheel chairs and sick children with canes gather on the hospital grounds.