• Short Summary

    THE LATEST CRAZE ON UNITED STATES' COLLEGE CAMPUSES IS-PIANO SMASHING.THE BUG HAS REALLY CAUGHT ON,?

  • Description

    THE LATEST CRAZE ON UNITED STATES' COLLEGE CAMPUSES IS-PIANO SMASHING.THE BUG HAS REALLY CAUGHT ON, AND WORLD RECORDS ARE BEING CLAIMED ALMOST DAILY.

    STUDENTS AT THE UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN, AT MADISON, BOAST THE LATEST WORLD RECORD: 45 SECONDS.THEY DEMOLISHED THEIR PIANO YESTERDAY (MONDAY) SIX SECONDS UNDER THE PREVIOUS RECORD.

    THE IDEA IS NOT ONLY TO KNOCK THE PIANO TO PIECES, BUT INTO SMALL ENOUGH PARTS TO FIT THROUGH A HOLE ABOUT SEVEN INCHES IN DIAMETER.THE WISCONSIN ASSAULT WAS CAREFULLY PLANNED."GO!" SHOUTED THE STARTER - AND WIELDING SLEDGE HAMMERS, PICK AXES AND WRECKING BARS, TWELVE STUDENTS, THE LIMIT IN THIS KIND OF COMPETITION, BLAZED INTO ACTION.

    THE SPORT GOT ITS START AT BRITAIN'S DERBY COLLEGE OF TECHNOLOGY, WHERE THE BEST TIME WAS 14 MINUTES 3 SECONDS.

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    Film ID:
    VLVAAA1Q7ILAWJPP0Z2ZC72OX8L2P
    Media URN:
    VLVAAA1Q7ILAWJPP0Z2ZC72OX8L2P
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    05/03/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:46:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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