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    Vancouver, Canada: GV Trans-Canada Airliner arriving in Vancouver. Angle V Sign 'VANCOUVER WELCOMES YOU TO THE B.E.G.' SV Rhodesian & S. African teams down gangway. SCU Mayor Hume greeting Athletes. CU Girl athlete with springbok mascot. SV Pan Australian Athletes, John Landy on end. CU Landy. GV Pipe band. Side V U.K. Athletes down plane gangway. SV Athletes posing. CU Australian sprinter, Majorie Jackson. SV Pan Jackson & others attempting trial sprint. SV Yvette Williams of N.Z. tossing the discuss. SV Kenyan throwing javelin. GV Swimming pool. Closer V Male swimmers doing crawl. Angle V Bill Patrick doing fancy dive. Angle V Sign 'EMPIRE VILLAGE' SCU Fijian Athletes talks to another. SV Scottish athletes in track suits. SV Pan Jamaican athletes. CU Badge on jacket ditto. GV Pan From Fijian to N.Z. to Gold Coast teams at flag raising ceremony. CU Gold Coast sign. GV Uganda, Kenya & British Guiana contingents. SV flag being raised pan up to flag. GV Flags flying.



    British Empire; Canada; Athletics; Sport




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    ASNC
    Vancouver

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    Film ID:
    VLVA8XOHHFOI0194EYTMSB0BCV550
    Media URN:
    VLVA8XOHHFOI0194EYTMSB0BCV550
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    23/07/1954
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MXF
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:33:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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