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    St. Anthonis, Holland (Netherlands).

    CU. Union Jack on the back of a rider at the start of international motocross race in Holland - riders immediately roar away from camera. LV. Towards, crowd flanking narrow course, bunch of riders start to come round. Rider No 21 Gustaffson of Sweden, is in a lead but closely followed by Britain's motorcyclist Archer, No 15. Others follow behind. Whole string of riders going by. SV. Riders coming out of pothole and past camera. Rider No 3, Jan Clynk from Holland, is doing good. SV. Crowd watching. SV. Riders coming out of pothole. Riders in and out of pothole. SV. No 18, Jeff Smith of Britain, coming round the bend closely followed by No 23. Behind them comes Archer chasing them hard. SV. Towards, two riders speed past camera fast on the flat. SV. Two riders speed past and go down straight. SV. Four riders speed past. SV. Crowd. SV. Towards, people lined at track. Rider No 14 Selling of Holland, pan to back-view as he goes speeding down course. SV. Towards, No 3 Clynk, almost touching the people as he rides by and past. SV. Riders go into bend, two of them. SV. Pan, Archer comes into finish and speeds past camera to win race. SV. Crowd. SV. Archer having laurel wreath put on him. CU. Leslie Archer.

    (F.G.) (Orig.A.)

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    British Pathé
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    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:29:23:00 / 01:30:33:00
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    motocross world
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    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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