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  • Short Summary

    Athletic competition for women, London.

  • Description

    London.

    Full titles read: "BRITISH WOMEN ATHLETES - put up fine performances at final 'try-out' before International Contests Paris Aug. 20."

    L/S of woman on their mark's in sprint race. They suddenly sprint away down the track. L/S of looking down the track front finishing tape as the women approach it and cross the line.

    M/S's of athletes throwing the javelin. L/S of the Long Jump competition, footage of athletes jumping in to sand pit from a standing start position. Various shots of the Shot Putt competition underway, crowds watch in the background.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    278.29
    Media URN:
    23174
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    17/08/1922
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:15:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:37:50:00 / 01:39:05:00
    Canister:
    G 903

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