International horse show at Rome, documentation states the contest of 6 international squads opens with the carabinieri squad. The French, English, Irish, Spanish, Swedish and the Italian squad parade around 'Piazza di Siena'. The riders are weighted before the contest goes under way. International squads in action for the 'Palatino' prize contest. The winners are Capt. Navarro of Spain, Capt. Tubridy of Ireland, Capt. Dinzeo of Italy.
LS. Elevated a carabinieri square leading parade round arena. MS. Carabinieri MS. Carabinieri followed by troops carrying flags. MS. Troops. carrying flags marching past. MS. Sir Stafford and Lady Cripps wife of the Chancellor of the Exchequer watching Sir Victor Mallet. British Ambassador and Minister of Defence (Italy) Pacciardi also there. CU. Cripps and Mallet, pan along to Pacciardi. MS. Carabinieri in parade. LS. Elevated parade. MS. The French team of riders in parade. MS. The English team rider in a parade. MS. The Irish squad. Ms. The Spanish team followed by Swedish team. Ms. Swedish and Italian teams. LS. Elevated view of parade. LS. Crowd. LS. Horsemen in arena.(2 shots) MS. Mounted guards. MS. French team. Leader salutes, Tricolour in foreground. LS. English team, Leader salutes, Union Jack in foreground. MS. Irish team. MS. Another team. LS. Elevated crowded stand. LS. Elevated crowd Pan. SCU. Rider being weighed SCU. Woman rider being weighed SCU. Another woman being weighed. SCU. Woman rider riding into arena. MS. Judges stand. MS. Elevated crowd. CU. Dial recording speeds of riders. CU. Scoreboard showing riders points. LS. Side view rider jumping in the 'Palatino' Prize contest. MS. Woman rider in action. MS. Man contestant taking jump. MS. Man contestant taking jump. MS. Towards man contestant taking jump. MS. Various shots of riders jumping (5 shots) MS. A horse baulks jump. Ms. LS. SCU. Various shots from all angles of riders jumping (12 shots) MS. The first three posing: Capt. Navarro of Spain Capt. Tubridy of Ireland and Capt. Dinzeo of Italy. SCU. Capt. Navarro receiving Cup and kissing hand of Man who presents it.