Item title reads - Schoolgirl Channel swimmer. Thus, early in her training, 11 year old Joan Brunton enjoys 31/2 hours practice swim (water temperature 51 degrees) and says she hopes she'll do it before her 12th birthday. Dover, Kent.
M/S as Joan's parents put grease all over her as she stands...
Cuts (out takes, rushes) from HONOUR TO THE MARTYR MAID in G 1339.
Annual harvest field service in village of Domremy - Joan of Arc's birthplace.
Joan Brunton, aged 11, swims from Dover to Deal in under 3 hours.
11 year old Joan Brunton is presented with a Cup for swimming 11 miles from Dover to Deal.
Procession in France in honour of Joan of Arc.
12 year old Joan Brunton reaches Ramsgate after swimming from Dover and beating record. Kent.
Out takes (rushes, cuts) for INCOMPARABLE SUZANNE in G 1302.