New York Giants Willie Mays Cleveland Indians Dallas Burnett Field 1955

1955 New York Giant vs. Cleveland Indians Baseball Game at Burnett Field in Dallas, Texas

This is an 8mm home movie film from May of 1955.  This footage is an exhibition spring training baseball game between New York Giants and the Cleveland Indians at Burnett Field in Dallas, Texas.  It is apparent that the person taking the film knew the greatness of Willie Mays.  The beginning is a close-up shot of Willie Mays talking by the dugout.  This is followed by several hits by the legend.  In addition, towards the end are some general views of the stands and fans who came out to watch the game.

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