Swimmers Johnny Weissmuller and Andrew Charlton at Competition

(Original Caption) Paris, France: Composite Olympic photo of the 400 meter swimming event. On left are swimmers Johnny Weissmuller, U. S. A. (R) and Andrew Charlton, Australia (L). The action shot on the right shows the swimmers as they are about to plunge into the pool in the 400 meter race. Weissmuller and Arne Borg of Sweden swam neck and neck, outdistancing Charlton. With a tremendous reserve of speed, Weissmuller pulled away from Borg towards the end. Top to bottom; Weissmuller, Borg Charlton, ake Bark and Hatfield of Britain.
(Original Caption) Paris, France: Composite Olympic photo of the 400 meter swimming event. On left are swimmers Johnny Weissmuller, U. S. A. (R) and Andrew Charlton, Australia (L). The action shot on the right shows the swimmers as they are about to plunge into the pool in the 400 meter race. Weissmuller and Arne Borg of Sweden swam neck and neck, outdistancing Charlton. With a tremendous reserve of speed, Weissmuller pulled away from Borg towards the end. Top to bottom; Weissmuller, Borg Charlton, ake Bark and Hatfield of Britain.
Swimmers Johnny Weissmuller and Andrew Charlton at Competition
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25 July, 1924
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