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Artist or CreatorDavid Low (1891-1963)
Title or CaptionOlympic Games at Helsinki
Extent1 item
Published byDaily Herald
Date18 Jul 1952
FormatNewspaper
Embedded text or transcriptMossadegh, at his own request, carried the Olympic torch - gone out unfortunately. Oil trouble. Dr. Schacht will try to borrow a lighter.
Farouk of Egypt was a bit sore that he was not to be declared the acquatic champ in advance. "Unfair" he said.
Mysterious talks with Peking
Nehru's Indian rope climb may not be included after all. The U.N. command doubts whether the rope will bear his weight.
Dean of Canterbury won the Germ-&-Chopsticks race. Naturally it was his own idea and he was the only starter.
Stop Press!
A sensation has been caused by rumours that the final results have already been communicated to a foreign power. Arrests are expected hourly.
Person DepictedMosaddeq; Mohammad (1880-1967)
Schacht; Hjalmar (1877-1970)
Farouk I (1920-1965); King of Egypt
Nehru; Jawaharlal (1889-1964)
Johnson; Hewlett (1874-1966); Dean
SubjectsHelsinki
athletes
Olympic torch
International relations
Iran
oil
Egypt
China
India
indian rope tricks
Olympics
Decisions
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CodePersonNameDatesAboutMultimediaImage
GB/BCA/3652Mosaddeq; Mohammad (1880-1967)1880-1967   
GB/BCA/2111Schacht; Hjalmar (1877-1970)1877-1970   
GB/BCA/3152Farouk I (1920-1965); King of Egypt1920-1965   
GB/BCA/561Nehru; Jawaharlal (1889-1964)1889-1964   
GB/BCA/431Johnson; Hewlett (1874-1966); Dean1874-1966   
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