British Pathé – World’s Richest Swimming Prize (1932)


“Toronto. World’ Richest Swimming Prize. Margaret Ravoir wins £2,000 for third year in succession.”

Here is a video from when she won in 1930


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1 Comment

  1. Wow, what kind of currency was this? If it was Pound Sterling, and I am using right, that would be worth something in the range from £110,100.00 to £593,900.00 in 2013. Can’t be!

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