• Short Summary

    McDonald Bailey is among the winners at White City athletics event.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "London. Britain Tops In Athletics".

    White City Stadium, London. AAA Sports event.

    LV White City stadium. MV Tim Anderson running up for pole vault. CU Anderson jumps, touches bar but lands safely. CU Anderson.

    MV Peter C Allday No 62 throwing the hammer. LV Hammer sailing through air and landing. CU Allday.

    SV Starter. LV Pan, E McDonald Bailey running in 100 yards, challenged by Art Bragg (USA) but holds him off to win. CU Bailey.

    (Lav.) (Orig.E.)

    Cataloguer's Note: AAA stands for Amateur Athletics Association - MD.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1484.04
    Media URN:
    48436
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    17/08/1950
    Sound:
    sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:47:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:04:03:00 / 01:04:50:00
    Canister:
    50/66

Comments (2)

  1. jamied says

    "T D Anderson" is Tim Anderson.

    "P C Allday" is Peter Allday.

    "Macdonald Bailey" should read McDonald Bailey.

    "A Bragg" is Art Bragg.

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  2. British Pathé says

    Much appreciated. Thanks.

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