• Short Summary

    Slow motion shots of athlete H. M. Abrahams in a sprinting race and on the long jump.

  • Description

    Item title reads - A wonderful athlete. Slow motion study of H. M. Abrahams who scored triple success (100 yds, 220 yds and long jump) at English v. American Universities Contest. London.

    Slow motion M/S from the side of H. M. Abrahams running across the finish line in one of his races. Slow motion shot as he approaches the long jump, leaps and lands on the other side.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    312.07
    Media URN:
    23895
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    30/07/1923
    Sound:
    sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:51:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:06:45:00 / 01:07:36:00
    Canister:
    G 1001

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    "H M Abrahams" is the Harold Abrahams, whose story is famously depicted in the film "Chariots of Fire".

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