• Short Summary

    Golf match between Admirals and Air Marshals, French swimmer beats 200 metre record.

  • Description

    Title reads: "Sports Shorts".

    Hayling Island, Hampshire.

    Golf match between British Admirals and Air Marshals. L/S of the Admirals and Air Marshals posing for the camera as a group. C/U of Admiral Bonham Carter (aka Bonham-Carter) dressed in a civilian lounge suit. M/S of Admiral Sir Arthur Power driving from the first tee. M/S of Admiral Burroughs driving from the tee. C/U of Air Marshal James Robb in golf attire. M/S of Air Vice Marshal Sir Alan Lees, putting a shot on the green. C/U of Admiral Burroughs holding the cup after defeating the Air Marshals' team.

    Marseilles, France.

    French swimmer, Alex Jany, breaks the world 200 metres swimming record. L/S of Jany diving into the pool. Various shots of Jany in action, showing his very fast turn. C/U of man with a stopwatch. M/S of Jany finishing his attempt. Jany poses for the camera after breaking the record. His time 2 minutes and 5 seconds. He is only 17 years old.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1410.21
    Media URN:
    45919
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    30/09/1946
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:13:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:44:14:00 / 01:45:27:00
    Canister:
    46/78

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