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    Vancouver, Canada: Pan V Start of 880yds - pan runners. TV Runners towards & past. GV Crowd. Pan V Finish of race, won by Derek Johnson, England. CU Johnson. SV Pan Women's 110yds free style swimming. TV Swimmers midway up pool. SV Crowd. TV Finish of race won by Crapp of Australia. CU Crapp. SV High jump - Thelma Hopkins of N. Ireland wins with jump of 5ft.6inc.-new record. CU Thelma. SV Pan Start of men;s 110yds free style swimming. TV Swimmers midway up pool. SV Swimmers approach & turn a tend of bath. SV Judges. TF Finish of race won by John Hendricks, Aussie. SV Winner posing. SV Runners lined up for 3-mile event. Pan V Start of 3-mile. Pan V Runners on far side of track led by Chat away. TV Runners towards & past led by Chat away. SV Crowd. Pan V Finish of race won by Chat away, G.B. with Fred Green, G.B. 2nd. SCU Green congratulates Chat away. TV Crowd. LV Chat away receives medal from Lord Alexander. SV They pose with Alexander.



    British Empire; Sport; Athletics; Canada




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    ASNC
    Vancouver

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    Film ID:
    VLVA4S2RRC0YCQ2Q4N743YU5OV8CJ
    Media URN:
    VLVA4S2RRC0YCQ2Q4N743YU5OV8CJ
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    05/08/1954
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MXF
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:00:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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