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    Athletics - teams exchange flowers, competitions in progress, Hungary beats Great Britain.

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    Budapest, Hungary.

    List of contestants on file.

    VS. Opening ceremony of athletics meet, exchange of flowers, etc. CU. VS. F J Parker (G.B.) wins men's 110 metres hurdle. MS. Tamas (Hungary) winning pole vault. VS. In 400 metres Adrian Metcalfe wins for G.B. with Robbie Brightwell second. MS. Hungarian, Kalocsai winning men's hop-step-jump. VS. David Jones wins 200 metres for G.B. CU. Photograph of close finish of race. VS. Linda Knowles (G.B.) winning ladies high-jump. VS. Dorothy Hyman winning 100 metres in new European record time. VS. Berwyn Jones (G.B.) winning men's 100 metres. VS. Men's javelin winner Kulcsar (Hungary) in action. VS. Olga Kazi, (Hungary) winning woman's 800 metres. VS. 4x100 metres women's relay, won by Hungary after G.B. had finished first and were disqualified. VS. Dorothy Hyman winning 200 metres. MS. J Bognar (Hungary) winning ladies shot. VS. Nagy (Hungary) winning men's shot. MS. Good of Mary Rand, long jump winner in action. VS. Zsivotzky (Hungary) men's hammer throw winner. VS. 4x100 metres men's relay won by G.B.


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    Film ID:
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    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:35:04:00 / 01:46:02:00
    UN 3801 A

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