This tape features footage shot for the documentary "Veeck: A Man For Any Season. In this video, we watch as Bill Veeck and his wife travel to Champaign, IL to watch a University of Illinois Basketball game.
00:00Copy video clip URL Open on a shot of blue automobile in a parking lot. Bill Veeck is seen getting into the car.
01:07Copy video clip URL Cut to a shot of a couple of construction workers on top of Wrigley Field.
02:10Copy video clip URL Cut to a shot of Veeck and and his wife as they prepare to leave Chicago for Champaign, IL to see a University of Illinois Basketball game. Veeck and the videomakers discuss who’s riding with who for the trip. We watch as the Veecks leave their home.
05:23Copy video clip URL While on the road to Champaign, the videomakers try to get a shot of Veeck’s car on the highway. After a minute or two, we watch Veeck’s car as it passes by.
08:25Copy video clip URL Cut to a shot of Veeck and his wife at the Illini game. Surrounded by a sea of spectators, Veeck quietly watches the game. The videomakers also gather footage of the game itself. This lasts for the remainder of the tape.
18:30Copy video clip URL Tape ends.