Found Footage of the 1919 “Black Sox” World Series

This footage of the 1919 world series best known as “Black Sox” world series was found under a Canadian swimming pool and has been in store for years. The footage was shoot by¬†British newsreel company Pathe News.¬†The series featured the NL Champ Cincinnati Reds vs the AL Champ Chicago White Sox. The Series was a best of 9 games won by the Reds, but many speculate the series was thrown by the White Sox players to pay off gambling debt.