The Winter Sports division of the Olympic games closed at Chamonix, with Norway the decisive victor, having scored 134½ of the 391 points allotted. Seventeen nations competed, of which the following twelve scored:

Norway, 134 ½. Switzerland, 24.

Finland, 76½. France, 19½.

Great Britain, 30. Canada, 11.

United States, 29. Czechoslovakia, 8 ½.

Sweden, 26. Belgium, 6.

Austria, 25. Italy, 1.

¶ The great event of the week was the final in hockey, in which Canada defeated the U. S., 6-1. It was a contest between Canadian team work and...

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