10 Amazing, Weird Vintage News Clips

There are few things I love more in this world than the voice of the newsreel announcers of the ’30s, ’40s, and ’50s But the best part of old newsreels is when you realize that they did just as many fluff stories as the news does today. Here are 10 of our favorites.

1. Fan Powered Wiper Goggles



3. The Sport Of German Finger Hooking

4. The “Flying” Scooter

5. Snow In Puerto Rico

6. Navy Telegraph Graduation

7. The Best Men’s Fashion Of 1954

8. The Cutthroat Sport Of Barrel Jumping

9. Knife Throwing Mother

10. The (Real) All American Girls Baseball League

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