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  • Short Summary

    International indoor athletic meeting in Paris, France.

  • Description

    Paris, France.

    Long shots of Palais des Sport, Paris. 60 yards hurdles race, shot of four racers. This is indoor evening meeting, floodlight arena. 60 yard dash event, start and arrival. CU. The winner, Herb Caper. High jump event. Germany's Hermann Franz, Sweden's Peterson, Dennis of USA, Balastre of France, fails in second try for 4m 20. Vault jumping event, Don Brag of USA wins, 4m 41. Crowd shots. Bragg leaps 4m 58. Enthusiastic crowd. Bragg leaps 4m 70, then tries 4m 84 and fails in three attempts.

    (F.G.)

    Date found in the old record - 16/03/1959. Poor quality, very dark footage.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2766.27
    Media URN:
    69940
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1959
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:36:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:43:15:00 / 01:44:51:00
    Canister:
    UN 3193 C

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