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  • Short Summary

    Good footage of schoolgirls in gymslips running and jumping in slow motion at sports day.

  • Description

    Girls' Sports at Twickenham, Middlesex; 1928.

    Hurdles races in slow-motion; like a study of movement. Various angles; side view is very interesting. Teenagers. Next; high jump; also in slow-mo. Running races; a bit shown slow; then a relay race at normal speed.

    Race for little girls; aged about 5-6. Their mothers run to them as they come over the finishing line.

    Finally; end of a running race for girls aged about 10-12.

    Note: this was originally ON 315 C.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2404.02
    Media URN:
    76418
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1928
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:50:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:54:00 / 01:04:44:00
    Canister:
    ON 314 I

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