• Short Summary

    Sunday, Apl 19, the Grand Prix de France competition rounded off the Nice International Horse Show in the grounds of the Chateau de Nice.

  • Description

    Sunday, Apl 19, the Grand Prix de France competition rounded off the Nice International Horse Show in the grounds of the Chateau de Nice. Along with the distinction of first palace, the winner, Captain de Fombelle of France, on Bucephale received the President of the Republic's Cup.

    Riders from eight nations competed at the show - French, Dutch, Italian, American, Rumanian, Portuguese, Turkish and Spanish.

    Turkish Captain Gonenli came second on Temel and French Colonel Fresson on Grand Veneur was third.

    Among the several, but unplaced, women was Irene Jansen of Holland. Captain de Fombelle was also fourth in the Prix du Comite des Fetes - riding Bucephale. In the general classification he was first with five points.

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    Film ID:
    VLVABW6SD52L0AT92IEFPPGB8DWSQ
    Media URN:
    VLVABW6SD52L0AT92IEFPPGB8DWSQ
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    21/04/1959
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:40:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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