Brand new automobiles are demolished in spectacular head-on collisions as part of the proving process of modern motor car manufacture. A motor car is rolled sidewise down a 45 degree hill, righted and then driven off. A camera man records the event with a film camera. A motor car driven at high speed during the test. Tires are blown at 70 miles an hour. All kinds of skidding is indulged in from 30 miles an hour up. Two motor cars are driven at full speed, drivers jump out, resulting in a head on collision.
Teams begin to prepare as football season nears. 200 players for the Indiana Notre Dame team jog and warms up in a field in South Bend, Indiana. They prepare for the upcoming season. Players practice after warming up under the supervision of their coach.
A football match between the Notre Dame Irish and the Purdue Boilermakers in South Bend, Indiana. The stadium on game day. Students stand and form the word 'Irish'. Spectators watch a game and cheer the players. The game in progress. The numbers on the field indicate the number of yards to the nearest end zone. Terry Hanratty and Jim Seymour team up in a great passing combination for three touchdowns. The Irish of Notre Dame score 26 and the Purdue Boilermakers score 14. The Irish win the game.
Football Team from University of Notre Dame plays football on snow covered field in South bend, Indiana. Players of Notre Dame run. Coach of Notre Dame, Francis William Leahy. Players do physical exercise. They push wooden horses on snow to practice blocking. Frank Leahy talks to an official. Players play football. A player catches football in mud.
College football game between the Notre Dame Fighting Irish and the University of Minnesota Golden Gophers teams, held in South Bend, Indiana. The teams play on the field. Spectators watch and cheer. Notre Dame wins over Minnesota with a score of 19-0.
In South Bend, Indiana, views of a "Giant Car" Studebaker roadster built by a group of 60 craftsmen working under Studebaker's Paul Auman. This giant scale version 1931 model 80 Studebaker Four Season Roadster was used in the film "Wild Flowers." The Giant Car is 41 feet long with a wheel base of 325 inches. It is 13 1/2 feet high, 15 feet wide, and weighed 5 1/2 tons. Men drive up beside the giant President roadster in a normal vehicle. Some use a rope ladder to climb up into the giant car and others climb up the wheel fender and then onto the hood. A boy is shown trying unsuccessfully to climb up a giant wheel of the car (each wire wheel was 6 feet 8 inches in diameter and weighed 600 pounds). The boy's small pedal car is seen beside the Giant Car tire. A police officer in a motorcycle rides up beside the giant car. He places a board-style 'Police Ticket' on the running board and then climbs up onto the running board to present the ticket to a woman who is behind the wheel of the giant roadster.