• Short Summary

    The 'Tote' at the Longchamps Hippodrome: The Julius Totaliser machine (early form of computer?) was introduced at Longchamps in 1928.

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION - CAPTION - THE "BETTOR" WAY ? SHOWING THE
    "TOTE" IN OPERATION ON LONGCHAMPS RACECOURSE

    Longchamps ,France

    Crowds at the race course in front of the "Tote" building / people placing bets at counter/ totaliser making calculations

    CAPTION - BUT BOOKIES LIKE SAILORS - DON'T CARE !

    Crowd at race course / race in progress
    Background: The 'Tote' at the Longchamps Hippodrome: The Julius Totaliser machine (early form of computer?) was introduced at Longchamps in 1928.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVABHD1SZG2CX4LVPQYQQ05FPTFF
    Media URN:
    VLVABHD1SZG2CX4LVPQYQQ05FPTFF
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont Graphic Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/01/1928
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:28:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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