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  • Short Summary

    Cambridge beat Oxford in inter-'varsity sports at Stamford Bridge, Chelsea.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Inter-'varsity sports. Mr Baldwin and huge crowd see Light Blues triumph by 7 events to 4 in great athletic duel - held for first time at Stamford Bridge. Chelsea, Greater London.

    M/S of Stanley Baldwin stood talking to two other men.

    Intertitle - 'F.W. Tchitcherine won 1/4 mile for Cambridge, after dramatic duel with R. Leigh-Wood, the Oxford "Crack."' M/S of the runners sprinting along, the camera follows Tchitcherine and Leigh-Wood who are very close together. M/S as Tchitcherine crosses the finish line. M/S of him breathing heavily after the race.

    Intertitle - 'wonderful slow motion studies.' Various slow motion shots of a man doing the long jump.

    Intertitle - 'the pole vault, won by E. R. McGill for Oxford.' Various slow motion shots as McGill vaults over the very high bar.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    784.03
    Media URN:
    35716
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    28/03/1929
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:13:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:14:11:00 / 01:16:24:00
    Canister:
    G 1593

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