• Short Summary

    Olympic ice-skater Marybell Vincin skims over the frozen Lake Placid in New York.

  • Description

    Lake Placid, New York, United States of America (USA).

    Olympic skater Marybell Vincin (sp?) ties on her ice-skates and then goes gliding about on the frozen water of Lake Placid, wearing a satin skating dress. It is snowing quite heavily as she skims about with a joyous look on her face. She goes into a tremendous spin beside two light-coloured fir / pine trees - commentator says "Try this on your piano stool!".

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    955.13
    Media URN:
    16308
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    17/02/1938
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:01:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:07:59:00 / 01:09:00:00
    Canister:
    38/14

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    "Marybell Vincin" in text and tags should read Maribel Vinson.

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