• Short Summary

    John Joe Barry wins mile race in his home country against strong American competition.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Barry's Mile Highlights Dublin Sports".

    Dublin, Eire, Southern Ireland, Republic of Ireland. International Athletics Meeting.

    GV pan crowded stands at IRFU sports ground.

    LV Pan 110 yards hurdles. LV Towards finish of 110 yards hurdles. CU Charles Dickson, USA, winner of hurdles.

    LV Towards Reverend Robert Richards, USA, pole-vaulting. Dislodges bar, falls. LV Crowded stand. LV Towards Richards jumps and clears. MV Crowded stand. CU Richards.

    LV Pan 220 yards under way. LV Towards finish of 220 yards. CU John Peters, USA, winner of 220 yards.

    LV Pan J J (John Joe) Barry, Ireland leading field on 3rd. lap of mile race. MV Crowd. SV Crowd waving. LV Pan Barry still leading on last lap. MV Towards and pan Barry winning mile. LV Crowded stands. CU Barry winner of mile.

    Special item for Dublin reel.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1419.13
    Media URN:
    46219
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    25/07/1949
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:19:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:17:54:00 / 01:19:13:00
    Canister:
    49/59 (Dublin)

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