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    Le Mans, France

    C.U. American flag and Italian flag. G.V. High angle of the drivers running across the track towards their cars G.V. Car getting away. V.S. Early with cars fighting for position on parts if the track and under the Dunlop arch. M.S. The Chaparral No.8. with the high rear fin passing camera. M.S. No.1. the leading ford and the Chaparral again. L.S. Of car on fire, No.62, a Ford. M.S. Of the burnt driver P. Salmon being put into ambulance. M.S. No.53. spinning off on corner. M.S. Sawdust being thrown on the road. V.S. More of the race with the leading Ford. V.S. With the glare of the car headlamps the race goes into the night. M.S. Leading car making pit stop. V.S. Closing stages of race and the ford takes the chequered flag. M.S. Winning drivers Dan Gurney and A.J. Foyt play around with bottle of champagne. (Dupe Neg.)

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    British Pathé
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    Available on request
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    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:43:14:00 / 01:44:59:00
    UN 4269 D
    Sort Number:
    UN 4269 B
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    Sport & Leisure
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    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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