To Test The Channel 1926

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    Title: "To test the Channel, Miss Mille Grade, the American Swimmer, practising at Dover for attempt to emulate Capt. Webb's Feat".

    M/S of Grade on the beach, Dover Castle can be seen in the background. She removes her sweater, under which she wears a swim suit. C/U of Grade pulling on her swimming cap. Panning shot of Grade wadding into the sea. Panning shot, taken from a moving boat, of Grade swimming in the sea. Similar shot in C/U. C/U of Grade on the beach.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    05/07/1926
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    25869
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    508.08
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:02:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:19:39:00 / 01:20:41:00
    Canister:
    G 1308
    Sort Number:
    G 1308
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