• Short Summary

    At Sao Paulo's Jockey Club, one of Brazil's most outstanding horses, winner of many prizes and the public's great favorite, ADIL, (say Ahdeel), made his last presentation to turf fans, before going into retirement, for reproduction purposes.

  • Description


    LShot: paddock, pan down to entering ADIL



    long shot: Crowded spectator stands, pan to galloping horse.



    Various shots: winners crown being put on horse, same returning to stables.



    Final long shot: people applauding.




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    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: At Sao Paulo's Jockey Club, one of Brazil's most outstanding horses, winner of many prizes and the public's great favorite, ADIL, (say Ahdeel), made his last presentation to turf fans, before going into retirement, for reproduction purposes.

    ADIL is 7 years old, was presented 28 times, winning 19 races out of that total. Among the races won by him were 3 consecutive "Grand Prix Sao Paulo", the state's top race.

    Total prizes won by ADIL amount to 11 million cruzeiros, (aprox. 100.000 US dollars).

    ADIL had one of the most impressing amounts of bettings any horse has ever had in Brazil. The exact total will be furnished by ???. A champeon's crown was put on ADIL's neck after the short presentation run. All people present at the Jockey Club applauded without interruption, standing up.

    This story was shot with PLUS-X negative, under fair light conditions.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA93B5ZMKX33R9JK1Z25WS32M95
    Media URN:
    VLVA93B5ZMKX33R9JK1Z25WS32M95
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    25/05/1958
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:20:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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