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    Epsom, England: GV Across Epsom Downs. GTV Stands with crowds STV Crowds crossing course. GV Fun fair at Tattenham corner. SV Round-a-bout. Ground V Ditto. GV Types studying form with fair in b-g. SV Pan fair - switchback. SV Types discussing form. SBV Soldiers at riffle range. SCU Little boy eating candy floss. SV Types at fish & chip stall. SCU Man & woman picnicking on downs. SCU Child ditto. SV Top-hatted types picnicking in back of car. SCU Drinks laid out in booth of car. SBV Top-hatted types picnicking in car park. SBV Types lunching off bonnet of car. SBV Types getting hamper from boot of car. SCU Mme Suzy Volterra lunching in car, (owner of winner) GV Royal cars down course. SV Pan Queen & Duke of Edinburgh waving from car. SCU Lord Rosebery & others waiting to greet Royals. STV Duke shaking hands with person - Queen & Lord Rosebery looking on. Angel V Derby Stands.



    STV Queen, Queen Mother, Princess Margaret & Duke walking into Royal enclosure. GTV Showing more crowds on course. STV Showing crowds & people in buses. GV Royals in paddock. sv Queen & Lord Rosebery in paddock. SV 'ACROPOLIS' No. 6. parading. SV Duke of Edinburgh looking around in paddock. BIG GV Crowded Epsom course. SBV People placing bets. Angle V Tic-tac man at Bookmaker's stand. GTV Parade. STV 'PHIL DEAN' parading. STV 'HAFIZ II' parading. STV 'TRUE CAVALIER' parading. STV 'OUR BABU' parading. GTV End of parade. SCU Queen & Duke of Gloucester looking thru binocs. CU Ditto. SV Pan Start. FV Pan Horses racing from bushes around towards Tattenham corner. FV Horses towards & rounding Tattenham corner - 'CARDINGTON KING' leading followed by No. 11 'PRAETORIAN' with 'NOBLE CHIEFTAIN' on rails & No. 6. 'ACROPOLIS' outside GV Horses along straight - 'PANASLIPPER' challenging & taking lead. TV 'PANASLIPPER' leading them No. 12 'PHIL DRAKE' accelerates on outside, cuts round & takes lead inside 'PANASLIPPER'



    SCU Queen looks at race card. TV Slow-motion repeat of finish. SCU Madam Volterra. GV 'PHIL DRAKE' after race with Madam Volterra. towards. SV F. Palmer riding 'PHIL DRAKE' towards unsaddling enclosure. TV Ditto into enclosure - jockey dismouths. CU Palmer jockey, coming round head of horses with saddle. TV Madam Volterra enters Winning enclosure & is congratulated by Lord Rosebery. SCU Madam Volterra looking at 'PHIL DRAKE' CU Winning horse 'PHIL DRAKE' led towards.



    Sport; Horseracing; Self-Reference; Great Britain




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    HAWKINS, READ, FARMER, GEMMELL, DUDLEY, LANGLEY, KINGSTON, MOVIETONE
    1st - Phil Drake
    2nd - Pannaslipper
    3rd - Acropolis

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    Film ID:
    VLVA1GGCJ3FYFKCJ02BRD2OIT6K2K
    Media URN:
    VLVA1GGCJ3FYFKCJ02BRD2OIT6K2K
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    25/05/1955
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MXF
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:04:00:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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