The First African Friendship Games 1962

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    Abidjan, Ivory Coast, West Africa.

    Air to ground shot of the large modern city of Abidjan, Ivory Coast. Air to ground shot of a large modern flyover. Air to ground shot of large modern sports stadium in Abidjan. CU. flags of African nations participants in the first African Friendship Games. MS. Delegations parading during the opening ceremony of the games. MS. Swimming competition starts. Panning view of men's sprint. Long jump competition. MS. Pole vaulting competition. MS. Finish of one of the middle distance races. Various shots of a cycle race. Several shots of competitors passing hut village and banana fields.


    Date found in the old record - 08/01/1962.

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    British Pathé
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    01:01:14:00 / 01:02:16:00
    UN 3579 E
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    UN 3579 E
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