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    Thought to be Selected Originals from late 1940s material.

    St. Moritz, Switzerland. Winter Olympics.

    Down hill skiing championship at St. Moritz in progress. Long shot of a skier coming towards camera and overturns. Long shot of skier, pan from left to right (two shots). Close up shot, over the top. Crowd looking on. Skier jumping. Continuation of jump. Several shots of skier coming towards camera. Two heads turning. Skier continuing. Long shot of skier coming towards camera into distance. Skier coming towards camera through trees. Skier coming towards camera. A spill towards end of shot. Long shot of skier coming towards camera, pan from left to right in the distance. Close up shot of a man looking through binocular. Close up shot of skier coming downhill. Various shots of the skiers competing and the people looking. Front view of winner coming in. Close up shot of time keeper. Another winner. Close up shot of girls applauding. Close up shot of scoreboard. CU of winner.

    Possibly connected with 48/13 - MD.

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    British Pathé
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    Available on request
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    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:44:58:00 / 01:47:10:00
    UNSO Reel 017 K
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    UNSO 017 K
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    Sport & Leisure
    Winter Olympics Switzerland in the 1940s
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    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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