• Short Summary

    Sports in the summer of 1919, including the marathon from Windsor to Stamford Bridge, a boxing match between flyweights Joe Lynch and Jimmy Wilde, and athletics competitions with sprints, hurdles, and team tug of war

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: 6 1/2 Mile Marathon

    ENGLAND: London: Hammersmith and Fulham: Stamford Bridge Stadium:
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    STAMFORD BRIDGE, LONDON


    MAIN TITLE

    (11ft)


    LV. Marathon competitor runs into stadium, heralded by man with a megaphone.

    (19ft)


    GV. Competitor up to finishing post.

    (30ft)


    SV. Winner standing beside prize cups & trophies.

    (36ft)


    SV. Joe Beckett, Jimmy Wilde, Pal Moore & Joe Conn standing in boxing ring with competitors & trainers.

    (55ft)


    Personalities - Sport, Great Britain

    sport, track and field, tug o' war, race, racing, racer, box, boxers
    Background: Sports in the summer of 1919, including the marathon from Windsor to Stamford Bridge, a boxing match between flyweights Joe Lynch and Jimmy Wilde, and athletics competitions with sprints, hurdles, and team tug of war

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAABQYMASZTK1JB0NZHG2VNCFE6
    Media URN:
    VLVAABQYMASZTK1JB0NZHG2VNCFE6
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont Graphic Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    26/06/1919
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:36:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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