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Olympic Games - 1952 Helsinki Olympics Rhoden winning 4 X 400 from Mel Whitfield USA
Jamaica's George Rhoden winning the 4 x 400 relay from USA Mel Whitfield at the 1952 Olympic Games in Helsinki, Finland.
Sedley Webster, Camperdown's star
"IN AGONY: Camperdown's star athlete Sedley Webster collapsed on the ground in agony after coming second in the 800 metres class one race at the schoolboys championships. 18-year-old Sedley performed in two events yesterday despite a strained thigh…
David Weller, Sportsman for 1979
"David Weller.....the top Sportsman and Sportswoman for 1979, seen receiving their trophies from the Honourable George Headley O.J. at the Grand Jamaican Suite a the Jamaica Pegasus Hotel last Wednesday night."
"Roger Williams of Alpart winning the 400 metres in 53.0 seconds at the recent Bauxite INdustry Track and Field Championships at Ewarton recently. Williams won the event for the third consecutive year and later anchored Alpart to victory in the 1,600…
Jamaican track cyclist, David Weller.
Jamaican sprint cyclists on their bicycles. Left to right: Honson Chin, David Weller & Radcliffe Lawrence
David Weller receives first aid kit
"Mrs. V. Headley Wilson, president of the Jamaica Enrolled Assistant Nurses Association presents David Weller with a first aid kit at a function at Carrol Restaurant Wednesday. Weller received the present on behalf of the Pace Setters Cycling Club."
Miss Donna Chandler presenting Junior Williams with the Motor Owners Mutual Cup
"Miss Donna Chandler manager of Motor Owners Mutual Annotto Bay branch is seen recently presenting Junior Williams, winner of the first-ever St. Mary Road race, with the Motor Owners Mutual Cup. He won in a time of 12 minutes and 36 seconds. The race…
A close up view of Eric Boggan playing table tennis.
"Singles champion Boggan signing autograph."
"Soldiers guard a plane after its crash-landing at Lilliput near Montego Bay yesterday."