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    Graphic reading 'Last days at Oslo'. King Haakon VII of Norway taking his seat to watch the ski jumping final. Close up spectators watching, and Sweden's Bror ?stman taking his jump, and landing neatly. Skier jumping, and falling as he lands. Close up Norway's Prince Olav V watching the action, and Norway's Arnfinn Bergmann performing his gold medal winning jump. Nice high pan showing the ski jump, and huge crowds watching the action.
    Close up USA's four man bobsleigh team preparing to go. Close up of team member, and sleigh with USA logo, before team start their run. Mid shot of them skidding to halt having finished, and team members shake hands. Germany team, who won the gold medal, finishing their run, and overshooting the small hill as they try and stop. Close up of 3 Germany team members standing in snow.

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    British Pathé
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    Available on request
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    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    10:03:27 / 10:04:48
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    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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