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    Item title reads: "1,000 child championships. All under 14, pick of 250,000 boy and girl athletes from 21 counties compete in 3rd junior Olympiad.

    Stamford Bridge, London

    In a large stadium, young athletes, both boys and girls carry boards denoting their counties, as they march past officials and spectators. They raise their arms in a nazi style salute. L/S of a race with both boys and girls. Official fires a starting pistol, and there is a puff of smoke. Various shots of the races in progress and runners breaking through tape. View from the side of girls jumping hurdles. Two girls are presented with a large circular trophy. There are some slow motion shots of girls hurdling.

    Note: Good shots of school athletics.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    18/07/1927
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    33193
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    690.21
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:59:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:30:46:00 / 01:31:45:00
    Canister:
    G 1416
    Sort Number:
    G 1416
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    Categories
    Sport & Leisure
    WorkSpaces
    1920s cyc-sb-dc
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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