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    Sydney, Australia.

    Title reads 'Fanny Falters in 100 yds. State Championship'.

    MS. Towards, Shirley Strickland, Fanny Blankers-Koen and Marjorie Jackson limbering up before 80 yards hurdles race during the international athletic meeting in Sydney. MS. Start, the women racing. Pan, Dutch champion Fanny Blankers-Koen hits hurdle but still wins the race. MS. Fanny Blankers-Koen throwing the discus. MS. Blankers-Koen throwing the discus. MS. Officials checking the wind gauge for the 100 yards sprint. MS. Marjorie Jackson, young Australian athlete. MS. Blankers-Koen. MS. Shirley Strickland. LS. Start of 100 metres race - slow motion. Blankers-Koen slips and Marjorie Jackson wins, pan. CU. Mrs Blankers-Koen talking to officials afterwards. CU. Blankers-Koen with husband Jan. CU. Marjorie Jackson. CU. Marjorie Jackson in running shoes. She forgot to take moisture pads out of them before start of race. CU. Marjorie Jackson. CU. Strickland, Blankers-Koen and Jackson.

    (Comb. B/W.)

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    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Film ID:
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:44:42:00 / 01:47:00:00
    UN 2074 B
    Sort Number:
    UN 2974 B
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