Raw footage for the documentary "Veeck: A Man For Any Season." This tape features Bill Veeck shopping in Hyde Park. He visits Morrie Mages, a health store, a pharmacy, and a hardware store.
0:22Copy video clip URL Bill Veeck in Morrie Mages. He could not find what he was looking for because it’s been discontinued.
03:20Copy video clip URL Veeck leaves Morrie Mages and walks down the street.
04:40Copy video clip URL Veeck walks down 53rd street in Hyde Park. He enters a small market/health food store. It’s a cold day, but it feels nice in the sun.
09:29Copy video clip URL Veeck enters a pharmacy. He jokes with the owner about his shelf of gum and candy. “Where does the soda fountain go?” He buys Q-tips.
12:10Copy video clip URL Bill walks back down 53rd street.
13:31Copy video clip URL Inside a hardware store at Kimbark plaza. Someone tells Veeck, “You should be out at the ballpark already for God’s sake!” Veeck buys copper spray paint.
16:54Copy video clip URL Veeck leaves the hardware store. He says of the camera crew, “They’re doing an obituary in film.” Someone asks if he’s bought his season ticket for the bleachers in advance. He says, “No, bleachers are not meant to be bought in advance.”
18:31Copy video clip URL End of tape.