• Short Summary

    Baseball fan Charlie Lupega attempts to break record for longest time sitting on pole, USA.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material.

    American newsreel item.

    Pole sitting baseball fan gives up after setting record, United States of America (USA).

    LS Charlie Lupega standing on top of pole erected on roof of store. MS mechanical loader (Goose) carrying Lupega still on pole through streets to Indians baseball ground - Lupega did not want his record breaking attempt to stop him seeing last game of season. MS crowds waving to Lupega in baseball ground. MS baseball (Indians) team carrying flower covered coffin - it represents end of Indian's hopes for Championship Pennants. MS Lupega coming down ladder from pole, greeting wife and baby.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2525.01
    Media URN:
    68067
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:01:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:01:00 / 01:01:02:00
    Canister:
    UN 2194 C

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