Raw footage for the documentary "Veeck: A Man for Any Season." This tape features a continuation of footage of the Chicago Department of Human Services senior citizens of the year selection committee.
00:00Copy video clip URL Open to folders being perused. Committee going through various senior files. Camera pans over committee working.
2:53Copy video clip URL Cut to woman standing on office floor. Interviewer asks her about Bill Veeck: “I love the man because he makes me feel like every person in this city is a friend of his… every time I meet him I’m warm all over… I think he is the man of this city.”
4:46Copy video clip URL Cut to office workers, secretaries.
5:06Copy video clip URL Back in decision room. Construction and jackhammer heard in background.
7:20Copy video clip URL Veeck: “This is difficult because I have known her a long time.”
9:29Copy video clip URL Committee realizes that everyone has to evaluate every entry.
12:55Copy video clip URL Woman unrolls large lithograph prints by Carlos Cortez.
14:27Copy video clip URL Veeck discovers that Cortez doesn’t qualify for the award, since he is too young. Audio trouble.
15:30Copy video clip URL Video and audio sluggish. Committee investigates age criteria, Cortez is eligible.
16:47Copy video clip URL Video ends.