• Short Summary

    THE MAIN OLYMPIC STADIUM IN TOKYO HAS RECENTLY BEEN RECONSTRUCTED TO ACCOMMODATE SOME EIGHTY-FIVE THOUSAND SPECTATORS FOR THE 1964 GAMES.

  • Description

    1.
    SLV OLYMPIC STADIUM.
    0.05

    2.
    SV WORKMEN AT STADIUM ENTRANCE.
    0.09

    3.
    SLV PUBLIC GALLERY.
    0.13

    4.
    SV WORKERS CHECK ELECTRICAL EQUIPMENT.
    0.19

    5.
    LV ELECTRICAL SCOREBOARD.
    0.23

    6.
    SLV MAN CHECKS SCOREBOARD.
    0.29

    7.
    SV WORKER AT STADIUM.
    0.32

    8.
    SV OLYMPIC OFFICIALS.
    0.33

    9.
    CU MACHINE.
    0.39

    10.
    SV TESTING OF TORCH.
    0.43

    11.
    SV OFFICIALS AND PRESSMEN.
    0.47

    12.
    CU FIRE FROM TORCH.
    0.50

    13.
    SV WORKMEN LOOK ON.
    0.51

    14.
    SLV CROWD NEAR TORCH (TWO SHOTS).
    0.58



    Initials JRG/S/MR/PB



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: THE MAIN OLYMPIC STADIUM IN TOKYO HAS RECENTLY BEEN RECONSTRUCTED TO ACCOMMODATE SOME EIGHTY-FIVE THOUSAND SPECTATORS FOR THE 1964 GAMES.

    THE STADIUM WILL BE"OPENED TO THE PUBLIC THIS TIME NEXT YEAR FOR ATHLETIC MEETINGS AND PRE-OLYMPIC GAMES.

    OLYMPIC OFFICIALS HAVE INSPECTED THE STADIUM AND SAW THE OLYMPIC TORCH BEING TESTED WITH GAS -THE FIRE FOR THE TORCH WILL BE BROUGHT FROM ATHENS, A FEW DAYS BEFORE THE START OF THE GAMES.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAETNM2XQOZ5ZPA3LCZQY7E69WY
    Media URN:
    VLVAETNM2XQOZ5ZPA3LCZQY7E69WY
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    04/08/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:59:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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