Australia's Old Crocks 1934

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    The full title reads "Melbourne AUSTRALIA'S "OLD CROCKS" 22 relics "shake their old bones" in annual run like ours - to Brighton!"

    Melbourne, Australia.

    Several shots of the men dressed in period costume and made up for the occasion - false moustache, beards, make-up etc. - preparing their vintage cars for the start of the old crocks race. Crowds are gathered to watch the race. Various shots of the race. Crocks go very slowly, some break down and the winner is pushed to the finishing line - quite amusing.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    25/01/1934
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    8560
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    777.19
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:07:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:23:24:00 / 01:24:31:00
    Canister:
    34/8
    Sort Number:
    34/008
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