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    White City, England: GV Man throwing hammer camera follows hammer as it falls on to ground and judge pin points it. SV British man twisting hammer and letting go. SV Following hammer as it drops to ground and pin pointed by judge. CU Starter firing gun. STV 10 meters race camera follows as June Paul beats Madeleine Weston into second place followed by two Hungarians. CU June Paul. STV The last lap Gordon in the lead as Tabori draws level with him but Gordon holds on. They then come round last bend into straight as Tabori leads, followed by Ibbotson along straight Ibbotson just beats Tabori at tape. CU Derek Ibbotson, STV Start and follow of the 100 meters men as Young falls about 30 years after start mark the other runners continue race which is won by S.Jakabfy of Budapest followed by the other Hungarian D. Kiss. CU Winner S. Jakabfy, SV Thelma Hopkins doing highjump. She clears bar. CU Thelma Hopkins. STV Coming along to the last bend Norris leading and is overtaken by Kovacs but Norris fights back and keeps with him. Sandow moves up towards leaders into third position as Kovacs again challenges Norris coming round bend in the lead is Sandow followed by Norris Sandow chases Szado and catches him at the tape to win the race in the same time, CU Sandow first Szado second Norris third pose for camera.



    Sport; Athletics; Hungary; Great Britain




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    White City

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    Film ID:
    VLVA11LYCCVP8DHIYQK1Y8LYXK8N4
    Media URN:
    VLVA11LYCCVP8DHIYQK1Y8LYXK8N4
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    10/10/1956
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MXF
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:50:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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