• Short Summary

    JUERGEN MAY, THE FAMOUS EAST GERMAN ATHLETE HAS DEFECTED TO WEST GERMANY. HE IS STAYING?

  • Description

    JUERGEN MAY, THE FAMOUS EAST GERMAN ATHLETE HAS DEFECTED TO WEST GERMANY. HE IS STAYING AT HOECHSTADT, A LITTLE COUNTRY TOWN NEAR FRANKFURT, AFTER HIS FLIGHT FROM EAST GERMANY ON THURSDAY. MAY, WHO SET A NEW WORLD 1000 METRE RECORD IN 1965, AND HOLDS TWO ALL-GERMAN RECORDS, WAS BANNED FROM THE TRACK FOR LIFE BECAUSE THE EAST GERMANY ATHLETICS UNION SAID HE ACCEPTED MONEY FROM A WEST GERMAN RUNNING SHOE FIRM TO PROMOTE ITS PRODUCTS DURING THE EUROPEAN ATHLETICS CHAMPIONSHIPS IN BUDAPEST LAST YEAR.

    MAY PAID TRIBUTE TO THE HELP OF HERR EYERKAUFER WHEN HE SPOKE TO VISNEWS YESTERDAY.....

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    Film ID:
    VLVAD3EC4FP1Z3EPXNLHE2GYRKHAW
    Media URN:
    VLVAD3EC4FP1Z3EPXNLHE2GYRKHAW
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    29/07/1967
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:13:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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