• Short Summary

    American athletes compete for Olympic places in games in Los Angeles.

  • Description

    Unissued / Unused material -

    Title reads: "US Track Stars In Olympic 'Preview'". American voiceovered newsreel material.

    Los Angeles, California, United States of America (USA).

    GV The crowded Coliseum stadium. Elevated view pan of 100 metre dash which is won by Bob Hayes. MS The 100 metre finish. VS Ralph Boston making new long jump record. VS Men's 400 metre hurdle and it's won by Rex Crawley from Pasadena. MS Judges conversing. LS 200 metre dash features Henry Carr but is won by Paul Drayton of the US Army who falls on his face after crossing line.

    (Comb.F.G.) Old record suggests material dates from around 16/09/1964.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    3105.18
    Media URN:
    87690
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1964
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:44:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:25:23:00 / 01:27:07:00
    Canister:
    UN 3937 I

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