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    Continued from previous record.

    Epsom Races, Surrey. - The 1952 Derby. 1st Tulyar, 2nd Gay Time, 3rd Faubourg.

    GV. Horses in the Paddock. STV. Horses parading. LV. Jockeys into paddock. LV. Jockeys in paddock. CU. Moira Lister (actress) in paddock. LV. Pan Jockeys mounting. SV. (Film Stars / Actors) Anna Neagle, Herbert Wilcox and Margaret Lockwood.

    Angle shot No. 31 and No. 32 leaving paddock. LV. Indicator Board. LV. Towards Parade. SV. No. 4. pan to No.5. in parade. SV. No. 11 Silnet in parade. STV. No. 18. Tulyar in parade.

    GV. Horses cantering down course. LV. Other horses in parade. SV. No. 24. Bob Major in parade. GTV. of massed crowds LV. Horses milling at start. & SV. SV. Tic tac men.

    SV. Horses lined up at starting gate start,pan to B.V. one left behind. Head on shot. Horses racing Towards. LV. Towards and pan horses rounding bushes. Big GV. racing along top of course towards Tattenham Corner. LV. Towards and pan rounding Tattenham Corner.... No. 25 leading around corner... No. 8. HVC. goes to front .... But No. 18. Tulyar (Charlie Smirke up) begins run. He takes lead just as 23 Gay Time (Lester Piggot up) comes into picture and races to challenge him (back view to horses racing sending up dust.) GV. Racing towards finish - No.23 Gay Time challenging strongly past post (No. 18.) Tulyar wins.

    SV. Crowd. STV. Prince Aly Khan (son of the Aga Khan) leading winner into unsaddling enclosure. CU. Winners head.

    Horses involved include - Fiery Torch, Faubourg, Caerlaverock, Hasty Prince, Thunderhead, Bob Major, HVC, Tulyar, Monarch More, Gay Time, Silnet.

    See Also 1952 "Derby Special". Selected originals exist for this item - see other records.

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    British Pathé
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    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:24:58:00 / 01:28:16:00
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    Sport & Leisure Lifestyle & Culture
    Aga Khan derby Debutantes Aga Khan Sports selection
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    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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