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    Athletics in Ireland.

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    Southern Ireland, Eire, Republic of Ireland.

    Title: "Irish National Championships. Lavan's great running was a feature of the Meeting".

    Intertitle: "J. Reilly (Galway) wins the Navan-Dublin Marathon Race for the third time".

    M/S of Reilly running into a sports stadium, a crowd cheers from behind a barrier. M/S of Reilly running along an athletics track towards the finishing line, people cheer more. C/U of Reilly after race.

    Intertitle: "S. Lavan & J. Eustace dead heat in the 100 yds. Championship".

    M/S of three men sprinting, they all break through the finishing line at once. Various shots of men high jumping. C/U of two male athletes - Lavan and Eustace. Various shots of a long distance running race around the stadium track. C/U of the winner of the race shaking hands with a race official.

    M/S of a row of runner squatting at the start of a race, a man behind them fires a starting pistol and they set off. M/S of runners running towards the finishing line. C/U of one of runners, he grins at the camera despite being out of breath.

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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:20:50:00 / 01:23:18:00
    G 1308

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