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  • Description

    Full title reads "America SWIMMING "STARS" - set up twelve U.S. records in National Championship."

    Miami, Florida, United States of America (USA).

    A man fires a gun and one woman jumps into pool and starts swimming. Several close up shots of a woman swimming.

    A man fires a gun and one man jumps into the pool and starts swimming - Leonard Spence (sp?). Several close up shots of Spence swimming. Gun fires and another man jumps into pool and starts swimming - Ralph Flanigan (sp?). Several close up shots of Flanigan swimming. It seems that contestants have whole pool for themselves - strange.

    High diving championship. A man, National Champion Dick Degner (sp?) jumps, does triple somersault in the air, straightens up and dives into the pool. Degner dives again - different dive.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    18/01/1934
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    8497
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    773.31
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:15:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:43:26:00 / 01:44:41:00
    Canister:
    34/6
    Sort Number:
    34/006
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Sport & Leisure
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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