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    ONE OF THE MANY EVENTS IN THE FESTIVAL OF KERRY WAS THE TERRIER DERBY RUN IN ONE OF THE STREETS OF TRALEE.

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    MANY SCENES FROM FIRST 3 HEATS, CROWD ETC.



    SHORT BLANK



    THEN FINAL



    THE WINNER, DOGS No. 9 "TINKER" OWNED BY MR FITZJOHN. CO KERRY CROWD.



    CASH PRIZE OF GBP315 IS PRESENTED TO THE WINNERS BY THE "ROSE OF TRALEE" MISS ALICE O'SULLIVAN (19 YEARS) FROM LEFT TO RIGHT:



    FIRST: MR FITZJOHN WITH HIS DOC. "TINKER".



    SECOND: DAN O'RIORDAN WITH HIS "LITTLE MIKE"



    THIRD: MR. FITZJOHN SON "PADDY" 5 YEARS OLD WITH HIS ARMS FULL DOCS NAME, "WINGS OF THE MORNING"




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    Background: ONE OF THE MANY EVENTS IN THE FESTIVAL OF KERRY WAS THE TERRIER DERBY RUN IN ONE OF THE STREETS OF TRALEE. ENTRIES CAME FROM MANY PARTS OF THE "KINGDOM OF KERRY" WITH A TOTAL OF 30 DAYS. THE DERBY WAS RUN OFF IN 3 RACES PLUS THE FINAL, DOES AND OWNERS GOT READY FOR THE START ENTRIES ARE CHECKED BY THE OFFICIALS.

    BEHIND THE FINISH LINE A RETURNED BICYCLE WITHOUT TYRES IS USED TO PULL AT SPEED THE DEAD RABBIT OH A LONG LENGTH OF CORD AROUND THE BACK WHEEL OF THE CYCLE.

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    Film ID:
    VLVABBFJDROXL7FMOW4FOORXPGDFK
    Media URN:
    VLVABBFJDROXL7FMOW4FOORXPGDFK
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/01/1959
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:50:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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