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    Selected originals (offcuts, selected scenes, out-takes, rushes) for story "Empire Games" 58/60.

    Mute material for part of newsreel story - some extra shots.

    Empire and Commonwealth Games. Cardiff Arms Park, Wales.

    Shots of athletes running men's 100 yards. Shots of men's 6 miles race. Shots of medal presentation ceremony.

    Spacing. Women's 80 yds hurdles. LV of Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh walking across track. Various shots of men's race - distance unclear. Medal presentation ceremony - Prince Philip presents medals.

    Shots of crowds on the rainy final day. Shots of Pole Vault. Shots of women's hurdles. CU of winning athlete. Medal presentation. More pole vaulting. More shots of Prince Philip. Athletes compete in race.

    Presentation to women's teams, possibly relay team. CU of athletes. Various shots of crowds in wet weather clothing. Fly past of RAF (Royal Air Force) jet fighters. Flag bearers of countries and athletes.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    Media URN:
    49577
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1541.04
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:08:38:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:11:30:00 / 01:20:08:00
    Canister:
    58/60 (Selected Originals)
    Sort Number:
    58/060
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    Sport & Leisure
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    empire games 1958 Commonwealth: The Games The Complete Commonwealth Games Commonwealth Games Cardiff Commonwealth Games
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    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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