New world high jump record at Millrose Games in USA.
United States of America (USA).
Various shots of the runners competing in the 60 yard race at Millrose Games. The race is won by Paul Winder. LS. American athlete Don Bragg pole vaulting at 15 ft. 6 1/2 inches. LS. John Thomas jumping 6 ft 9 inches - slow motion. LS. John Thomas jumping, but he misses. LS. John Thomas jumping and clearing seven feet. LS. John Thomas getting up from ground, cameramen taking pictures. He runs forward and is congratulated by his fellow athletes.
Date found in the old record - 19/01/1959.