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    Cap Griz Nez., France: GV Brenda Fisher being greased on French beach. SV Ned Barnie & Toufic Bleik greasing up at night. GV Swimmers waving. BV Swimmers in water. Closer BV Ditto. SV Baptista Pereira swimming alongside boat at night. Dawn shot Sun rising above boat, camera pans to Pereira. CU Sailors looking on, one points. SCU Brenda Fisher swimming pan to types in boat. SCU Cameraman (Leonard Dudley) filming in water.



    ENGLAND: PORTUGUESE WINS CHANNEL SWIM. Cap Griz Nez: Dover:- Baptists Pereira, Champion of Portugal, beats 14 others in race across Channel. Brenda Fisher comes third. Dover, England CU Ned Barnie swimming. GV Baptists Pereira swimming with man who also swam last 8 miles with him to egg him on, towards cliff. Extreme LV Pereira reaches rocks, other type throws arms in air. Angle V Cliffs pan to Pereira in boat. CU Pereira. SV Marie Hassan Hamad, Egyptian reaching land, 2nd. CU Ditto. GV swimming H.Q. SCU Brenda Fisher after race. CU Brenda Fisher. SV Pan Pereira after race.



    Personalities - Sport; Competitions; Women; Great Britain; France




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    DUDLEY
    Griz Nez - Dover

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    Film ID:
    VLVAELU6LFCT1YJPR4UTO9N8RZ9E
    Media URN:
    VLVAELU6LFCT1YJPR4UTO9N8RZ9E
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    21/08/1954
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MXF
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:12:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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