Midget Motor Mania - Vintage Model Car Racing Video
"Adventures of a Newsreel Cameraman" was a series of short documentary
films produced by 20th Century Fox in the 1930s. They covered topics including the relatively new technologies
of airplanes, rockets, and electronics. The video is posted on YouTube by
The Best Radio Controlled Car Reviews
website titles it "History of Radio Controlled Cars Classic and Vintage RC Cars," which is a misnomer
because there is nothing about R/C in the film (thanks to them, anyway).
It does have some cool footage about tethered and free running model cars on an constrained track.
From the opening screen of the Midget Motor Mania video:
"Give a boy or a man a motor, and the battle of skill and daring against the power of machines brings
out fast and furious action, also the NEWSREEL CAMERAMAN."
Even during the busiest times of my life I have endeavored to maintain some form of model building activity.
This site has been created to help me chronicle my journey through a lifelong involvement in model aviation,
which all began in Mayo, MD. There
is a lot of good information and there are lotof pictures throughout the website that you will probably find useful, and might even bring back
some old memories from your own days of yore. The website began life around 1996 as an EarthLink screen
name of ModelAirplanes, and quickly grew to where more server space
Try Using SEARCH to Find What You Need. >1,400 Pages Indexed
on Airplanes & Rockets!