Albany - New York Racers Set New Outboard…

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    Title reads: "Albany - New York Racers Set New Outboard Marks. Lieutenant Governor Lehman starts entries in 133 mile Hudson River endurance test." American voice-over.

    Albany, New York, United States of America.

    Various small motorboats speed under a bridge on the Hudson River. Lt. Governor Herbert Lehman fires a cannon to start the race. Shots of the one man powerboats speeding along the river. Aerial views of the race along the Hudson. Shots of the finish.

    Intertitle reads: "Charles Cabot of New Haven receives Cup".

    Shots of Mr Cabot receiving the large trophy. He makes a short speech of thanks.

    N.B. Presumably this race took place between 1929 and 1933 when Lehman was Lt. Gov.

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    British Pathé
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    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:58:32:00 / 01:59:55:00
    UN 145 G
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    UN 0145 G
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