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    Thought to be Selected Originals from late 1940s material.

    Brno, Czechoslovakia. British racing driver Peter Whitehead wins Czech Grand Prix.

    LV. Elevated pan cars in pit prior to race. SV. Mechanics working on cars. SV. Towards, car No 8 being pushed out onto track. CU. Prince Bira looking on - he is getting ready for the race. SV. Cars on track, Prince Bira's car in foreground. MV. Crowd. GV. Pan, start of race. MV. Pan, car No 9 rounding corner. SV. Towards and pan car No 14 Whitehead of England (Ferrari), rounding corner. MV. Pan, car No 2 round corner. MV. Towards, Czechoslovakian contestant driving Tatraplan rounding corner. SV. Pan, No 8 round corner. LV. Elevated, pan, No 22 being chased by another car. MV. Towards and pan, No 3 driving along road. MV. Towards and pan, Whitehead No 14, driving along road. GV. Crowded stand, people watching race. LV. Towards and pan, two cars entering stadium. LV. Towards and pan, car No 14 driving down home stretch LV. Elevated pan, two cars driving into stadium. MV. The winner, car No 14, whizzes past finishing flag. SV. The 2nd whizzes past finishing flag. SV. Whitehead, the winner, sitting in cockpit of car. CU. Whitehead.

    Possibly connected with 49/80 - MD.

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    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Film ID:
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:25:54:00 / 01:26:58:00
    UNSO Reel 070 B
    Sort Number:
    UNSO 070 B
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    Sport & Leisure
    Grand Prix British_Grand_Prix Ferrari Grand Prix
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    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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