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  • Short Summary

    Women perform various sports and exercises - water skiing, horse riding, keep fit, roller skating etc.

  • Description

    A story illustrating the fact that women are catching up with men in sport.

    A woman water skiing - one of the shots taken from the boat to which she is attached. A woman jockey riding a horse very fast along a race track. "In the gym she's catching up with Adam" states an intertitle. A group of women doing floor exercises in a gym. Their white shirts all have number 99 on them. They demonstrate the kind of "super-slimming exercises that you can do on your own floor". Women roller skate with partners. One couple fall over - the man has a cushion attached to his bottom to break his fall.

    May have been an item in Eve's Film Review 592 or 392.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    764.07
    Media URN:
    35384
    Group:
    Eve pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1920 - 1929
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:48:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:18:56:00 / 01:20:44:00
    Canister:
    EP 024

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