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  • Short Summary

    Boys and girls compete in the Inter-schools' county championships at Crystal Palace.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Pageant of Athletic Youth. Veteran Admiral Sir E. Freemantle praises child athletes who defied weather at first Inter-schools' county championships. Crystal Palace, London.

    M/S as schoolchildren walk along the field in their shorts and vests, they are carrying flags saying which area they are from. M/S of the Admiral sat in a chair next to a lady on a platform, he chats to a man on his left. M/S of more schoolchildren marching along. Various shots as two girls do the long jump. L/S of a hurdle race for boys, some hurdles are knocked over. L/S of the girls' hurdle race.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    422.15
    Media URN:
    19824
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    24/09/1925
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:14:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:24:04:00 / 01:25:18:00
    Canister:
    G 1227

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