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Winners from First to Third place (left to right) of the Men's Foil competition: Gustavo Marzi (Italy), Joseph Louis Levis (USA), Giulio Gaudini (Italy).

Caption on reverse:
First, Second, Third Place Winners In Foils Events
Photo shows (left to…

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Portrait of the 1932 French Olympic Fencing Team. From left to right: Georges Eugène William Buchard, Bernard Jules Robert Schmetz, Jean Piot, Philippe Louis Eugène Cattiau, Fernand Jourant, Georges Charles Armand Tainturier.

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1932 Olympic Fencing match between Carlo Agostoni of Italy (left) and Francisco Recio of Mexico (right).

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G. Agostoni, intercollegiate sword champion of Italy in a match against F. Recio of Mexico, in today's program of the Xth…

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View of the Los Angeles Armory during Olympic fencing events between all participating nations.

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Portrait of Gustavo Marzi, 1932 Olympic Fencing champion from Italy.

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Photo shows G. Marzi of Italy, 1932 champion in mens' foils. He won all of his 9 matches.

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A portrait of Olympian fencer Joseph Levis in a lunge.

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Second place winner in Foils events
Photo shows a good closeup of J. Levis of the United States, who placed Seconds in the Mens' Foils events of the Xth Olympiad. Picture shows him…

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Joseph Louis Levis (USA) and Gustavo Marzi (ITA) fence at the 1932 Olympics.

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Italian first in fencing finals
J. Levis, U.S. hope in fencing events of the Xth Olympiad, took second place in the finals today. G. Marzi of Italy…

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Caption on reverse:
Austria's Entry Wins Fencing Title

Photo shows (left to right) Theodore A. Schmidt, President of Austria's Olympic committee ; Ellen Pries, 1932 Women's champion fencer ; Prince Ferdinand of Liechenstein (sic) (Liechtenstein).…

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Renzo Minoli (Italy) and Tracy Jaeckel (USA) fence at the 1932 Olympics

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Olympic Fencers
R. Minoli and T. Jaeckel of United States cross points during their fencing event at the Los Angeles Olympics Games

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A. Mund of Belgium and R. Minoli of Italy opposing each other during the 1932 Olympics in Los Angeles

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S. Ragno of Italy and Lt. G. Calnan of the USA opposing each other during the 1932 Olympics in Los Angeles

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Athletes from Team USA representing every sport the US participated in during the 1928 Olympics. From left to right: Major Sloan Doak (equestrian), Frank Wykoff (track), Frank J. Kriz (gymnastics), John Weissmuller (swimming), H.L. Edwards…

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Helen Mayer, a 16 year old from Germany, pictured lunging at Bertrand's Academy.

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London.....Photo shows fraulein Helen Mayer, a German Girl, of sixteen years, who is rapidly making a name for herself by her fencing skill in…

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Captain George Van Rossen and Lieut. H.R. Brown discuss the upcoming 1932 Olympic fencing matches in Los Angeles.

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524229...Watch your credit....International News Reel...
Slug (Rossen-Brown)

Arranging for Fencing matches of 1932…

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Portrait of H.G. Feraud, the US representative in (1932) Olympic Fencing and Fencing Commissioner of the Los Angeles A.C.

Caption:
During the Tenth Olympiad

LA 183516
U.S. Representative in Olympic Fencing events H.G. Feraud (Above) Fencing…

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3 members of the 1932 Olympics USA women's fencing team.

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A 10 526/42
Equipe Feminine de Fleuret. (U.S.A)

N.P.M.: Quelques membres de l'equipe feminine de fleuret qui representeront les etats-unis aux prochains, jeux olympiques qui…

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A photograph of Mary Addams of Belgium lunging at the camera.

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"Girl from Belgium Dethrones Fencing Queen. Phot [sic] shows Mary Addams of Belgium who gave Helene Meyer of Germany and 1928 Olympic Champion her first defeat in…

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The 4 women pictured (Betty Orb, Nanette Rittler, Edith Jane, and Johana Orb) pose for a photograph. They qualified for the 1932 Olympic Tryouts.

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LA 2502 ------ (Los Angeles Bureau)

THEY WILL COMPETE IN OLYMPIC TRYOUTS.

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Professor (and 1928 and 1932 Olympics coach) Rene Pinchart gives a fencing lesson to 10 year old Lan E. White Jr during the New York Fencing Club Exhibition

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Slug (Fencers)

New York Fencing Club Exhibition

New York…

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The German Fencing Team at the 1928 Olympics

Stamps on the back address payment for media reproduction and use of the photograph in different countries.
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