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Ethel Lackie

The July 25 1924 edition of the Toronto Daily Star contained this photograph of swimmer Ethel Lackie, who had just won a gold medal at the 1924 Olympics in Paris:

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Ethel Lackie (1907-1979) also won a gold medal in the 4 x 100 100-meter freestyle relay. In 1926, her time of 1:10.0 in the 100 metre freestyle set a world record that she held until 1929. She was inducted into the International Swimming Hall of Fame in 1969.

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