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    YESTERDAY (MONDAY) THE FINAL STAGE OF A FOUR-CONTEST INTERNATIONAL SKI-JUMPING TOURNAMENT WAS HELD AT BISCHOFSHOFEN, AUSTRIA.

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    YESTERDAY (MONDAY) THE FINAL STAGE OF A FOUR-CONTEST INTERNATIONAL SKI-JUMPING TOURNAMENT WAS HELD AT BISCHOFSHOFEN, AUSTRIA. THERE WERE 85 STARTERS FROM 15 NATIONS IN THE COMPETITION. IT WAS THE LAST MAJOR MEETING BEFORE THE WINTER OLYMPICS BEGIN IN INNSBRUCK AT THE END OF THIS MONTH.

    YESTERDAY'S STAGE, HELD ON THE AUSSERLEITNER JUMP, WAS WON BY BALDUR PREIML OF AUSTRIA WITH TWO JUMPS OF 99 METRES - 242.4 POINTS. PREIML WAS PLACED THIRD IN THE OVERALL COMPETITION WITH A TOTAL OF 837 POINTS.

    SECOND YESTERDAY WAS VEIKKO KANKKONEN OF FINLAND. HIS FIRST JUMP WAS 92.5 METRES, BUT HIS SECOND WAS 97.5 - 227.7 POINTS. KANKKONEN WON THE OVERALL COMPETITION WITH AN AGGREGATE OF 867.2 POINTS.

    RECKNAGEL OF EAST GERMANY SHARED THIRD PLACE WITH YGGESETH OF NORWAY. HELMUT RECKNAGEL'S TWO JUMPS WERE BOTH 96.5 METRES; THORBJOERN YGGESETH'S JUMPS WERE 96.5 METRES AND 94 METRES. BOTH SCORED 227.2 POINTS. YGGESETH WAS SECOND IN THE OVERALL COMPETITION WITH 867.2 POINTS.

    OTHER PLACINGS YESTERDAY: FIFTH: DALIBOR MOREJLEK WITH JUMPS OF 97 METRES AND 95.5 METRES - 224.7 POINTS; AND SIXTH OTTO LEODOLTER OF AUSTRIA WITH JUMPS OF 95 METRES AND 91.5 METRES - 224.0 POINTS.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA6Q4LPTBWSNBIG5ZXBEDDXLN5I
    Media URN:
    VLVA6Q4LPTBWSNBIG5ZXBEDDXLN5I
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    07/01/1964
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:32:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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