• Short Summary

    100m dash won by Hayes, 110m high hurdles won by Tarr, Boston wins the long-jump.

  • Description

    California, United States of America USA.

    American commentary, transcript on file.

    GV. from side of section of crowd. MS. The Russian and American teams line up for games opening ceremony. High angle panning shot, women's 100 metre dash, winner being Mrs. Wilma Rudolph Ward of America. MS. Mrs. Wilma Rudolph Ward. High angle panning shot men's 100 metre dash, won by Bob Hayes of America. CU. Bob Hayes. High angle panning shot men's 110 metre high hurdles, won by Jerry Tarr of America. CU. Jerry Tarr. MS. Ralph Boston of America jumping to win the long-jump. High angle shot the final stretch of the 1500 metre race won for America by Jim Beatty. Two M.S. of men's high-jump, winner Valeri Brumel jumping 7' 5". CU. Valeri Brumel of Russia.

    (Comb.F.G.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    3064.06
    Media URN:
    86994
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1962
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:46:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:05:49:00 / 01:07:35:00
    Canister:
    UN 3656 H

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