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  • Short Summary

    Parisian baker, George Michel, swims Channel in record time.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "I've beaten the German. George Michel, 36 year Paris old baker - beats all records in 11 hours and 6 minutes to swim the Channel".

    France.

    M/S of George Michel; a fat, bare chested man swigging from a bottle of beer. He is standing on a jetty next to the sea, he is surrounded by well-wishers, some also in swim suits.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    634.11
    Media URN:
    26177
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    13/09/1926
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:36:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:38:24:00 / 01:39:00:00
    Canister:
    G 1328

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