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    Opening competitions of the 1952 Olympic Games in Helsinki.

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    SLATE INFORMATION: Helsinki 1952 The Olympic Games

    FINLAND: Helsinki:

    (G.B.RUNNER) Shots running in 100mtrs at Helsinki Olympics 1952. Photo finish awards winning places to Remigino (U.S.)McKenley (Jamaica) and Bailey for Britain.. result on board. Shots finishing etc etc

    DAVIS WALTER (U.S. Jumperhigh) On winning rostrum at Olympic 1952 in Helsinki..Br Pavitt 5th in high jump

    FINLAND. Soviet winner to Ladies' Discus. Zatopek wins 10,000 mtrs Br Sandon 5th. Walter Davis (U.S.) wins High Jump, Br Pavitt 5th. U.S. Chas Moore on rostrum winner of 400 mtrs shakes with Russian. Photo-finish on 100 mtrs gives Remigino, (U.S.) McKenley and Bailey the winning places..Hige crowds

    HELSINKI. Finnish Capital Soviet woman wins Discus. Zatopek wins 10,000 mtrs. when Br Sando is 5th, U.S. Walter Davies wins high jump when Br Pavitt 5th. U.S. Chas Moore on rostrum..100 mtrs photo-finish gives Remigino, McKelney and Bailey places. On rostrum etc Huge crowds

    McKENLEY HERB. (Jamaican Runner) Awarded second place for Jamaica in photo-finish study to 100mtrs in Helsinki Olympics 1952

    MOORE CHARLES (U.S. Athlete) On winners rostrum in Helsinki Olympics 1952 shakes with russian he beat in 400mtrs Hurdles

    OLYMPIC GAMES...1952. Russian woman wins Discus, C.U....Zatopek wins 10,000 mtrs with Br Sando 5th..R.Pavitt, Br, jumps to 5th place in high jump won by U.S. Walter Davis.. on rostrum..400 mtr winner U.S. Chas Moore shakes with beaten Russian on rostrum,....100 mtrs photo-finish, with Remigino, U.S., MacKenley, Jamaica, and Mac Bailey, winners...on rostrum..crowds

    PHOTO-FINISH Studying the photo-finish of the 100mtrs won by Remigino, McKenley, and Macdonald Bailey in Helsinki Olympics 1952.

    REMIGINO LINDY (U.S. Runner) Awarded first place in 100mtrs at Helsinki Olympics 1952 after photo-finish.. on rostrum with McKenley and Bailey.

    SANDO. FRANK (British Runner) 5th in 10,000 mtrs in Helsinki Olympics 1952. when Zatopek wins in record time

    TRELOAR (Australian Runner) Running in 100mtrs at Helsinki Olympic 1952. fourth place after photo-finish

    Sport; Sweden
    Background: Opening competitions of the 1952 Olympic Games in Helsinki.

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    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
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