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    Item title reads - Women's Olympiad. English girl athletes "win all along the line" - Monte Carlo, Monaco.

    M/S of the girls sitting on the ground, the camera pans across them. Various shots as they put their shoes on. M/S as one girl clears the high jump, another knocks it down and a third clears it also.

    Intertitle - 'the new theory that "sport may kill sex" does not worry them!'

    Various shots as four ladies take their turn at the shot put. M/S as they line up to start the hurdle race. L/S as they clear the hurdles. M/S of three of the British ladies stood together. C/U of one of them.

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    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Film ID:
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:22:53:00 / 01:24:37:00
    G 870
    Sort Number:
    G 0870
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    Sport & Leisure
    London Olympics 1 Monaco - Grand prix mary heath possibles Female Sporting Trailblazers
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    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

Comments (1)

  1. martyncoates says

    At 21-27 secs in there is a girl putting on her running shoes. This is Nora Callebaut (Callebout) later Nora Coates (my Grandmother). She won the gold in 100yds and 4x110yds relay and bronze in the 60m.

    Any more footage of her running would be fantastic to see.
    Martyn Coates

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