This tape contains footage shot for the documentary "Veeck: A Man For Any Season." We continue to watch footage of Bill Veeck at a University of Illinois men's basketball game.
00:00Copy video clip URL This tape begins with a black screen.
00:05Copy video clip URL Cut to a shot of excited Illinois fans in the upper deck of the arena. We then watch the basketball players hard at work on the court.
01:40Copy video clip URL The camera operator gathers footage of a group of screaming fans in the upper deck. We then watch the Illinois cheerleaders perform for the crowd. The camera operator continues to gather footage from around the arena. This lasts for a good portion of the tape.
12:14Copy video clip URL Cut to a shot of Veeck speaking with several spectators after the game. He and his wife Mary Frances slowly make their way out of the arena. Veeck is approached by a slew of fans while on his way out. Always a class act, he speaks with each fan and gives his autograph when asked. This lasts for the remainder of the tape.
18:37Copy video clip URL Tape ends.