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  • Short Summary

    Extensive coverage of British Games athletics events - several big names compete.

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    Unissued / Unused material -

    White City Stadium, London.

    MS Start of 10,000 metres and MS Of runners during race. VS Pole vault with Great Britain first and second with TP Burton and Mike Bull. MS Start of 5,000 metre race which was won by Hungarian Lajos Mecser. VS Long jump which is won by Lyn Davies for GB. VS Start and Emsley Carr Mile which is won by Alan Simpson of G.B. in close finish from Czech Josef Odlozil. MS Mary Rand (aka Mary Bignall) talking to friend. VS Women's shot putting event which is won by J Bognar of Hungary. CU Starter fires pistol (2 shots) CU Line of finish judges. VS Crowds watching the athletics. LS Women's 200 metres won by Janette Simpson of G.B. VS J Hogan of Polytechnic winning 10,000 metres. VS. Women's 4 x 100 metre relay win by the British team. VS of crowds.

    (Lav.) Old record suggests material dates from around 14/08/1965.

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    Film ID:
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    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:02:00 / 01:14:33:00
    UN 4066 A

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  1. Unknown user says

    Athletes names should be Mary Bignal, Janet Simpson, Lynn Davies.

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