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  • Description

    Item title reads - Needle match of the turf.

    U.S. horse race match at Baltimore. America (USA).

    L/S of crowds gathered at the race course. M/S of the two horses taking part 'War Admiral' and 'Sea Biscuit' son and grandson respectively of 'Man of War.' Various shots of two false starts. M/S as the race begins on the third try. M/S of the two horses in slow motion with 'Sea Biscuit' in the lead. Various shots of the race they come neck and neck, everyone cheers. 'Sea Biscuit' comes in to win and the camera follows him.

    Cataloguer's note: this item has American commentary, there is a shorter version entitled 'American Horse Race at Baltimore' with English commentary and some of the same footage in 38/91 on *PM0985*.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    14/11/1938
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    18356
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    985.42
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:02:03:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:40:16:00 / 01:42:19:00
    Canister:
    38/91
    Sort Number:
    38/091
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Sport & Leisure
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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