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  • Short Summary

    150 ladies compete in the women's cross country championship at Pershing stadium, Paris.

  • Description

    Item title reads - 150 girl runners compete for Women's cross country Championship at the Pershing Stadium, Paris, France.

    L/S as the women set off running, one falls. M/S of people stood on some steps watching. L/S from the back as they run along. M/S as they make their way through woods and across railway tracks. Various shots as the ladies climb over a gate in the stadium and spectators watch from the stands. They run along and round a corner, some start to slow down and look tired. M/S of one lady running through the finish line. C/U of her at the end, out of breath.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    298.16
    Media URN:
    23571
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    22/02/1923
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:45:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:19:38:00 / 01:21:23:00
    Canister:
    G 957

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