Savoy Hotel, London.
SV. Athlete Jim Peters collapsing near finish of Marathon race, & SV. Staggering and collapsing (library shots - Empire Games in Vancouver 1954). SCU. Daily Express trophy. CU. Medallion on base. SV. Arthur Christiansen, editor of the Express picking up trophy. CU. Jim...
Giant new sporting arenas being built in Melbourne for 1956 Olympic.
Sir Alexander Fleming, discoverer of Penicillin, has died.
A massive 6000 year old statue of Ramses II is moved to the centre of Cairo.
Motorbikes and cars drag skiers to high speed madness.
New catapult device fires parachuter to safety.
Circular takeoff outdates long runways.
French helicopter breaks altitude record.