Jul. 07, 1978 - The Long and the Short of it: What a difference 50 years make- Vera Searle 76 - years - old Chairman of the Women's Amateur Association decided to give an airing to the ruining kit in which she broke world records for 250 metres and 440 yards in the 20s .and to point out the contrast in athletics fashions Donna Hartley, today's national record-holder for 200 and 400 metres joined her for a brief training stint in London yesterday.

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Jul. 07, 1978 - The Long and the Short of it: What a difference 50 years make- Vera Searle 76 - years - old Chairman of the Women's Amateur Association decided to give an airing to the ruining kit in which she broke world records for 250 metres and 440 yards in the 20s .and to point out the contrast in athletics fashions Donna Hartley, today's national record-holder for 200 and 400 metres joined her for a brief training stint in London yesterday. (Credit Image: Keystone Pictures USA/ZUMAPRESS)