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    White City, London, England: SV Collection of A.A.A. Cups. CU Pan ditto. SV Queen, Princess Margaret are greeted by Lord Burghley. LV Queen handshakes distinguished athletes. CU Queen talking to athletes Pan to Margaret. CU Pistol being fired. GV Pan Start of 880yds. SV Pan Runners showing Bannister, No.6. lying 4th. Angle Shot Royals looking from box on roof. SV Runners showing Bannister overtaking Gurneym No.21. GV Pan Bannister breaking tape, winner. GV Pan A.J. Burger, No.4. doing pole vault.SV No.7. G.M. Elliott, attempts 13ft. 8ins. in pole vault, but fails. CU Elliott, winner at 13ft. LV Pan 440yds. underway, showing No.7. A. Dick & No.8. P. Dolan, running 1st & 2nd, then A.Wint comes into picture & overtakes field & goes well into lead. GV Pan Wint breaking tape. CU Wint. GV 3-miles underway, showing Royals looking down from box. Closer V Royals. SV Pan Runners.



    LV Chattaway now takes lead, follow to finish straight. FV Pan Chattaway breaking tape. CU Chattaway. LV Start of 220yds. final pan to BV. LV Pan Showing E.MacDonald Bailey & others racing. LV Pan Bailey winning. SV No.16, N.B. Osagie, Nigeria, doing high jump, 6ft. 2ins. GV 1 mile race underway. LV Runners bunched, showing Nankeville lying 4th, and appears to be boxed in, but he overtakes field & goes well into lead to win. CU Nankeville being congratulated. Side V Bannister being presented with cup from Queen. CU Bannister. Side V Wint being presented with cup from Queen. CU Queen & Princess Margaret. Side V Nankeville being presented with cup from Queen. CU Queen handing cup to Williams of Nigeria.



    Royalty; Queen Elizabeth II of Great Britain (b. 1926, reigned 1952- ), Ceremonies - Sport




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    HAWKINS, DUDLEY, GEMMELL.
    White City

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    Film ID:
    VLVAA086OI3AZ9BI59LU0D7KYU0DB
    Media URN:
    VLVAA086OI3AZ9BI59LU0D7KYU0DB
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    21/06/1952
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MXF
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:47:00
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    N/A

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