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  • Short Summary

    Bronzed faces at Manly beach, Sydney, Australia.

  • Description

    Item title reads: "At Australia's World Famous Bathing Resort. Thousands flock to see the famous 'life savers' saviours of hundreds of bathers every year- display at Manly Beach."

    Sydney, Australia

    Intertitle reads: "Surf relay race. 'Boy' Charlton appears after long absence and helps Manly to win."
    C/U of bronzed laughing face and a friend close behind him - posing, smiling and joking for the camera. L/S of the beach with some surf and waves, and some crowds on the beach.

    Note: Great shot of the 1920's Australian male. The item title above is taken from the documentation. The transferred item indicates 'Australasian Gazette' Item title : "Surf Relay Race." Not clear from the shots if it's the same item - life savers or surfers.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    686.06
    Media URN:
    33116
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    13/06/1927
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:51:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:17:27:00 / 01:18:18:00
    Canister:
    G 1406

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