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  • Short Summary

    American swimmer Gertrude Ederle arrives in Britain and trains at Brighton.

  • Description

    No title - MISS GERTRUDE EDERLE 17 year old American swimming champion arrives.

    M/S of Gertrude leaning against the deck of the ship. M/S of her in her swimming costume sat at a table surrounded by a woman and three men. C/U of her at the table smiling and talking. M/S of her outside posing with the bust of a man.

    Intertitle - 'In training with Jabez Woolf - hero of many attempts - at Brighton.'

    M/S as they walk across the beach at Brighton. Others are sat around.

    Note: there is a longer orange tinted version of this item entitled 'For Channel Swim' in G 1205 on *PM0410*.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    410.06
    Media URN:
    19597
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    29/06/1925
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:38:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:06:30:00 / 01:07:08:00
    Canister:
    G 1202

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