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    This item is filmed in Technicolor.


    CU. The Derby trophy. GV. Mass crowds on Derby course. Top view, mass crowds. GV. Paddock. SV. Pan, horse No 13 being paraded. CU. Woman in colourful hat. SV. Pan, horse No 10 being paraded. CU. Two men in top hats. SV. Crowds, one woman in colourful outfit. SV. Pan, horse No 18 being paraded. CU. Man in top hat. SV. Horse No 15 and horse No 16 being paraded. CU. Royal standard flying. SV. Queen Elizabeth II smiling n paddock. SCU. The Queen Mother in paddock, smiling. SV. Towards, group of jockeys entering paddock. SV. Pan, three jockeys walking in paddock. SV. Horse No 8 mounted. SV. Officials try to stop horse No 7 from shying. SV, officials with horse, one tries to hold the horse down, the jockey mounts. CU. Pan, horse No 17 with jockey up. Side view, massed crowds in stands, & SV. AS. Man looking through binoculars. GV. Starting stalls with horses getting ready for start of the race, & SV. & LV. SV. Horses nearing the stalls. GV. Most of the horses are in stalls, & SV. Horse No 14 almost sitting down. SV. Crowd watching. SV. Horse No 14 is let out in front of stalls. SV. Pan, Mr Marsh, the starter, running across course and under barrier. He ascends the starting steps. Pan around and zoom in to the gates on stalls opening for start. Pan to back view as horses race up the course. Horses racing towards camera. GV. As horses race around Tattenham corner with El Mighty in the lead. Pan around to back view as they start to race up straight. SV. Pan as horses race up straight, Royal Palace comes into lead with Ribocco behind. GV. Pan Royal Palace on inside rail passes post. GV. Top shot, crowds cheering the winner as he nears winning enclosure. SV. Mass crowds and men with top hats. SV. Winner being led into enclosure. Jockey dismounts. SV. Crowd. GV. Royal Palace.

    Note: This is the first time ever that the starting stalls are used at horse racing in England.

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    British Pathé
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    Time in/Out:
    01:53:48:00 / 01:57:33:00
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    Sport & Leisure Historical Figures & Celebrities
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    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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