Title Details

Blindness No Bar to Children's Happiness

Sports day for Sydney's Combined Blind School.
Series : Australian Diary | Episode : 97 | Year : 1957 | Total Duration : 3 Minutes | Producer : Jack S Allan
Sports day for blind children. Children holding hands as they walk onto sports field. Girls in skipping race, man blows whistle as guide. Blind spectators clapping. Musical chairs, using gramaphone. Boys in tug of war. People watching. Boys in sack race, man blowing whistle. Boys running race. Men playing cricket, feeling wicket, feeling tossed coin, bells used, ball filled with bottle tops, blind players paired with sighted players.
Access No. 40417 | 2 mins 45 secs | 1950s | Sydney, NSW, Australia | © NFSA | B&W |