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  • Short Summary

    Footage of various events including sprinting, hurdles and high jump, in the Public Schools Athletic Championship at Stamford Bridge. London.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Champions in the making! Fine performances in Public Schools Athletic Championship - Bedford (holders) retain the Cup. Stamford Bridge. London.

    L/S of boys in a sprinting race, they run through the line. M/S of one boy doing the high jump, he falls, another one clears it. L/S of a boy doing the long jump. Various shots of hurdle race. Various shots of boys doing the shot put.

    Intertitle - 'W. G. Bannister (St. Bee's Cumberland) won the half mile - 120 yards hurdle and three quarter mile steeplechase.'

    M/S of W. G. Bannister posing for the camera, smiling but looking out of breath.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    824.26
    Media URN:
    18960
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    17/04/1930
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:20:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:42:33:00 / 01:43:53:00
    Canister:
    G 1703

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