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    Full title reads: "English girl runner's triumph. Miss Edwards defeats world's best runners in 100 metres and 200 metres - setting up new World's record".

    Athletics competition, Paris, France.

    Various L/Ss of women athletes parading around stadium. Each national squad of athletes wears different patterned gym tunic. Some do 'Olympic' salute towards stadium (looks like Nazi salute!).

    L/S of women's sprinting race, passing spectators in grandstand. The women race towards the camera. Various C/Us of Miss Edwards, race winner, posing for camera.

    Note: Miss Edward's first name in currently unknown. AH 2001.

    Cuts exist - see separate record for details.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    07/10/1926
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    26296
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    640.16
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:10:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:28:00:00 / 01:29:10:00
    Canister:
    G 1335
    Sort Number:
    G 1335
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    Categories
    Sport & Leisure
  • Stills

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

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