OLYMPIC GAMES 1968.
Various high angled shots of sports stadium. LS Pan with Russian / Soviet athlete J. Lusis, throwing javelin to new Olympic record. MS Slow motion of hammer thrower in action. MS Hungarian athlete Zsivotzky stepping up for hammer throw medal. MS pan...
Various carnival parades in Europe to mark beginning of Lent.
Greek soldiers leave Athens to crush rebellion in Macedonia.
C/U shots of this years Cambridge University boat race crew.
Prime minister Ramsay MacDonald gives speech about National Defence.
'Rod and Gun' wins National Hunt Steeplechase, horse is owned by J. H. Whitney.
Floods in France cause chaos in Claret producing region of Gironde.
Explosion at oil refinery near Southampton causes massive fire.
Battleship 'Oscar II' anchors in Portsmouth, Admiral John Kelly visits officers and crew.