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    British track athletes run in sprinting events in the White City in the Empire Games

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    SLATE INFORMATION: British Games at the White City

    ENGLAND: London: Hammersmith and Fulham: White City Stadium:

    ARMITAGE HEATHER (British Runner) Narrowly beaten by Shirley Strickland at British Games 1952 at White City in 100yds just at finish of Helsinki Olympics

    ATHLETICS AND ATHLETES. 1952 Br Games at White City...S.Strickland wins 100 yds beat H.Armitage..remigino beats MacBailey in 100 yds..shots J.W. Mashburn U.S. 1st, G.Rhoden 2nd and Wint 3rd in 440 yds.. Briton F.Green beats Curtis Stone U.S. to win 3 miles..

    (G.B.RUNNER) Narrowly beaten in 100yds by Lindy Remigino for 1st time in 3 years at White City during 1952 British Games.

    BRITISH EMPIRE GAMES 1952 Games. Miss Strickland wins 100yds. Bailey 2nd to L. Remigino in 100yds.1st Mashburn, 2nd G.Rhoden, 3rd Wint in 440yds.F.Green Br. beats U.S.Stone in 3 miles.

    GREEN FREDDY (British Runner) ex-paratrooper & ???) Beats Curtis Stone and Capazolli of U.S. who ran in Helsink Olympics tho' not chosen himself in 3 miles in British Games at White City 1952

    MASHBURN J.W. (U.S. Runner) Streaks thro' field to win 440yds from G.Rhodel and Wint at Br Games 1952 at White City.. C.U.

    REMIGINO LINDY (U.S. Runner) Beats Mac Bailey for 1st time in 3 years in 100yds at White City during Br Games 1952

    RHODEN GEORGE (Jamaican Runner) Comes 2nd to Mashburn beating Wint in 440 yds at British Games White City 1952

    STRICKLAND SHIRLEY (Australian Runner) Beats Br H.Armitage in 100yds at British Games at White City 1952

    WHITE CITY. Shots of Stadium. packed with people..S. Strickland wins 100 yds beating H. Armitage.. Shots of her...Remigino beats Mac Bailey in 100 yds by inches..shots together..U.S. Mashburn 1st, George Rhoden 2nd and Wint 3rd in 440 yds.. Briton F. Green wins 3 miles event beating U.S. Curtis Stone who was in Olympic. as all the above mentioned Yanks. 1952 British Games.

    WINT ARTHUR. 3rd to 1st Mashburn of U.S. and Jamaican G. Rhoden in 440 yds at White City..1952 Br Games.

    Sport; track, runners, running, sprinters, olympic running
    Background: British track athletes run in sprinting events in the White City in the Empire Games

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