• Short Summary

    London hosts a swimming gala between allied services.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "INTERNATIONAL SWIMMING GALA".

    London.

    At Marshall Street Baths a swimming gala is organised between allied services. Various shots of the swimmers racing. Several shots of the men's freestyle race and the relay race. Several cuts to audience which includes Prince Bertil of Sweden, Dutch Olympic swimmer Miss Willy den Ouden and American film star Charles Coburn.

    (Mute & Track Negs.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1079.12
    Media URN:
    37971
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    12/07/1943
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:21:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:24:10:00 / 01:25:31:00
    Canister:
    43/55

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    The shots list says the clip features the "American film star Charles Coburn", however the man is actually the British music hall star Charles Coborn.

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