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The final events in the Olympic swimming competitions
Olympic champion: R. Webster (U.S.A.)
MEN'S 1,500 METRES FREESTYLE FINAL Olympic champion: R. Windle (Australia) Olympic record: 17 minutes 1.7 seconds
Olympic champions: U.S.A.
Olympic record: 4 minutes 3.8 seconds
Commentators, Max Robertson and Harry Walker

Introduced by Frank Bough with NEWS ... COMMENT....
PERSONALITIES from all today's Olympic events
Production team:
In Mexico: Alan Chivers
Jack Oaten , A. P. Wilkinson Alec Weeks , Ian smitn
In London: Alan Hart , Fred Viner Brian Venner
Executive producer, BRYAN COWGILL


Unknown: R. Webster
Unknown: R. Windle
Commentators: Max Robertson
Introduced By: Frank Bough
Unknown: Alan Chivers
Unknown: Jack Oaten
Unknown: A. P. Wilkinson
Unknown: Alec Weeks
Unknown: Alan Hart
Unknown: Fred Viner
Unknown: Brian Venner
Producer: Bryan Cowgill

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