• Short Summary

    Tickets for the 1956 Australian Olympics start to sell out almost a year in advance.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material -

    Title reads: "Spotting The News". Australian voiceovered newsreel material.

    Melbourne, Australia.

    LS. Queues. Various shots of people entering the building to buy tickets for the forthcoming 1956 Australian Olympic Games. MS Night shot, people at ticket counter. CU Olympic Ticket. CU People at counter. CU Poster - Sold out.

    (F.G.) Old record suggests material dates from around 21/08/1955.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2690.09
    Media URN:
    79770
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1955
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:46:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:15:27:00 / 01:16:13:00
    Canister:
    UN 2755 I

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