Today as we watch the Olympic Games in London with all the pomp and circumstance associated with the games.
In 1904 it was a much different story. The ''Savage Games'' took place at the Worlds Fair in St. Louis Mo.
Eight years later at the 1912 Olympic Games in Sweden some of the ''savages'' became world class athletes.
Jim Thorpe and a host of other Indiginous people were stars at the 1912 Olympics.