• Short Summary

    SWIMMING IN RELAYS TO STUDY SURVIVAL CONDITIONS - THE FRENCH LONG DISTANCE HUSBAND AND WIFE TEAM - THE LOURMAIS - ON THEIR 700 KMS (340 MILES) SWIM DOWN THE SEINE.)
    THEY SET OUT FROM TROYES ON FRIDAY.

  • Description

    SWIMMING IN RELAYS TO STUDY SURVIVAL CONDITIONS - THE FRENCH LONG DISTANCE HUSBAND AND WIFE TEAM - THE LOURMAIS - ON THEIR 700 KMS (340 MILES) SWIM DOWN THE SEINE.)
    THEY SET OUT FROM TROYES ON FRIDAY. THEIR DESTINATIONS LE HAVRE. SOMEWHAT WORN OUT BUT SMILING, MADAME LOURMAIS CAME ASHORE IN PARIS YESTERDAY (THURSDAY) AFTER A 12 HOUR HAUL.

    HUSBAND AND WIFE HAD THEN COVERED 330 KMS (205). BOTH ARE WEARING SKIN-FITTING RUBBER SUITS. WAITING FOR HER...HER HUSBAND, READY TO PLUNGE INTO THE SEINE ON THE NEXT RELAY.

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    Film ID:
    VLVADWJOI8X97IBQF62ATXB823T68
    Media URN:
    VLVADWJOI8X97IBQF62ATXB823T68
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    19/07/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:57:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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