• Short Summary

    American athletes triumph over Russia's best

  • Description

    Los Angeles, United States of America

    BGV. Packed Memorial Coliseum stadium ready for athletics match to start. SV. Pan of women's 100 metre dash which is won by Edith McGuire from Tennessee, men's race won by Henry Carr. LS. America winning again the Men's 110 metre hurdle winner is Blaine Lindgren from Salt Lake City. VS. Showing America winning another two events, Fred Hansen the pole vault and Dallas Long the shot put and a new world record. MS. Russian Valery Brumel winning the men's high jump. VS. During 1500 metres race won by American Jim Grelle. VS. crowd. MS. Burning torch on high column. GV. Stadium. (Comb. F.G.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2693.05
    Media URN:
    79850
    Group:
    Unissued / unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1964
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:04:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:09:17:00 / 01:12:21:00
    Canister:
    UN 3916 E

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