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  • Short Summary

    Handsome male swimmer demonstrates his technique - some slow motion.

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    C/U of handsome male swimmer. "Off he goes - like a flash" - he dives into a river. "- putting the brake on with the Ultra-Rapid Camera."

    We see the dive in slow motion. "The last bit - a human machine - but oh! how perfect the strokes." He swims towards the camera in slow motion. Very short item - incomplete.

    Was item in Pathe Pictorial 237.

    Note: flash-frame intertitles. According to paper records this is A.E. Dicken the 100 yds record holder.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    866.04
    Media URN:
    14841
    Group:
    Eve pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    16/10/1922
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:27:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:05:29:00 / 01:06:56:00
    Canister:
    EP 078

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