STK-ID 41358

[Title] Sprint starts match speed in Cornwall meet: various MSs of sprinters getting set, of man firing gun, of runners starting, passing camera. Pearson, of Hamilton collegiate, wins. No shot of Pearson winning however. Front view of competitors making hurdles and approaching the camera in the 120 yard high hurdles. Nixon of Glebe collegiate wins although he is not shown doing it. Rear view of starter firing gun to start relay race. Various shots of runners in relay race. Rear view, taken from the stands of crowd standing up. Shot of Hamilton collegiate winning relay race. Front view of premier Henry presenting cup to Captain of Hamilton collegiate team.


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Canadian News Stories
National Film Board
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Reel 35 mm
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35mm fine grain b&w
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