The finish of the marathon, Olympic Games, London, 1908, (c1920). Dorando Pietri of Italy, the first runner to enter the stadium, collapsed several times and ran the wrong way. Officials helped him, and after crossing the line he was disqualified. Illustration from Story of the British Nation, Volume IV, by Walter Hutchinson, (London, c1920s).
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