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    Maryland, United States of America.

    GV. Elevated, crowd at Laurel Park Race Course Washington. (For super.) GV. Parade for International race. SV. Pan 'Ruhe' (American) in parade. SV. Pan, 'Niederlander' (Dutch) in parade. SV. Crowd looking at cards. SV. 'Wilwyn' (British) in parade. STV. Parade. SV. Pan 'Zucchero' (British) in parade. GV. Packed stand. LV. Horses walking up to starting tapes. T/V Crowd. LV. Pan, start of race. 'Zucchero' leads field, 'Indian Hemp' passes and they stay that way. SV. Crowd. SV. Pan, first time past the stands 'Indian Hemp' leads in centre (No. 5) but 'Greek Ship' pulls up on the outside (No. 2) and they race neck and neck just heading 'Niederlander', 'Zucchero' (ridden by Charlie Smirke) fourth. SV. Crowd. LV. Second time round. Horses still racing in close bunch. SV. Crowd. LV. Finishing straight, 'Wilwyn' heads field followed by 'Ruhe' who overtakes 'Zucchero'. Past post. SV. Crowd. MTV. 'Wilwyn' with Jockey E. (Manny) Mercer up, enters paddock. STV. Mercer pats 'Wilwyn'.

    (F.G.) (Orig."B")

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    27/10/1952
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    27633
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    38.23
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:46:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:31:08:00 / 01:32:54:00
    Canister:
    52/87
    Sort Number:
    52/087
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    Categories
    Sport & Leisure Lifestyle & Culture
  • Stills

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

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