100 yard dash won by Roberts, Boston breaks long jump record & Burleson wins the mile run.
Modesto, United States of America USA.
American commentary, transcript on file.
GV. Crowds gathered as night falls to watch the Olympic Trials at a stadium in Modesto. LS. Of the hundred yard dash which is won by Edwin Roberts of North Carolina College. VS. Ralph Boston jumping in the long jump and he breaks his own record and he looks pleased. VS. In the mile run a close finish and Chicago's Tom O'Hara is just beaten on the line by Dyrol Burleson of Oregon.