White City 1950

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    Full title reads: "White City".

    White City Stadium, London.

    Inter-University Athletics event Oxford and Cambridge Vs Cornell and Princeton.

    MV Back view pan start of 220 yards flat race. Race starts. Winner overtakes field and races into clear lead. Breaks tape. CU Winner - John Wilkinson of Oxford in 22 secs. MV Pan 220 low hurdles. Hunt of Cornell wins. CU Hunt. SV Starter firing pistol for start of 100 yards. MV Pan 100 yards. Pinnington of Oxford wins. CU Pinnington.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    06/07/1950
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    48157
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1474.36
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:10:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:43:32:00 / 01:44:42:00
    Canister:
    50/54
    Sort Number:
    50/054
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