Raw footage for the documentary "Veeck: A Man For Any Season." This tape features a few minutes of footage of Bill Veeck's home garden, followed by an interview with Chicago Mayor Harold Washington about Veeck.
00:00Copy video clip URL B-roll footage of Bill Veeck’s garden and his house. Veeck complains about the advance sale of bleacher seats. “Bleacher seats are for people who can’t afford a season seat.” Many close-ups of plants. In the background Veeck and producer Tom Weinberg discuss baseball.
05:38Copy video clip URL An interview with Chicago Mayor Harold Washington about Bill Veeck’s involvement with the community. “If you want to see him at his best, you should see him small-talking.” Washington talks about Veeck’s cheerfulness, and how he has “the spirit of Chicago.”