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    ENGLAND: CORONATION DERBY. SIR GORDON WINS DERBY AT LAST! Champion jockey achieves life's ambition by winning racing Blue Riband, riding Pinza to victory by 4 lengths, from the Queen's horse Aureole. Queen, Duke and other of Royal Family attend receiving tremendous ovation from record crowd. Epsom, England GV Grounds & Grandstand. LV Crowd on course. GV Car Park & crowd streaming onto course. SV Aly Khan with another man. STV Man in grey topper & woman in short fur coat. SV Pan Mme. Volterra. SV Men in toppers & colourful woman along course. GTV Mass crowd on course. SV People picnicking on ground. CU Woman eating off fork. 3 Quick shots of signs 'HOT DOGS' 'BEER' & 'TEA' SV People around fish & chip stalls. SV Three women eating chips. LV People picnicking on downs. SV Man drinking beer out of bottle. GV Looking on crowded course near Tattenham corner. SV Pearly Kings & Queen look at race cards. Shot Prince Monolulu giving tips:-(Nat. sd.) GV Queen in car down course from Tattenham corner. BIG TV Queen's car with others following down straight of course. CU Pan Queen & Duke in car acknowledging crowds. LV Car pulling up at entrance to stands. GV Royal car along course past waving crowd. CU People watch. STV Royals out of car greeted by Lord Rosebery & Duke of Norfolk and others. CU Royal standard flying. STV Queen, Duke accompanied by Lord Rosebery walking thru crowd to stand. STV Queen Mother & Princess Margaret following. STV Duke & Duchess of Gloucester, Duchess of Kent, Princess Royal & Duke of Norfolk. GTV Crowds around Bookies. SBV Two Aussies looking at Bookies board. Angle V Bookies board. SV People around Bookie. CU Bookie type with cigar. SV Bookie yelling odds., (Nat. sd.) GV Royals walking towards paddock., followed by massed crowd. Closer V Queen with Lord Rosebery followed by other Royals. GV Paddock. SV Pan No. 1. Aureole (Queen's horse) LV Queen looking on. SCU No. 10, Chatsworth parading



    ENGLAND: SIR GORDON WINS DERBY AT LAST. Epsom, England SCU Pan No.27, Premonition parading. SV Pan No. 23 Pinza - horse out of picture showing Royals. STV Jockeys walking along. SV Queen talking to her jockey, W.H. Carr. SCU Sir Gordon Richards walks over & handshakes Queen & Duke. SCU Princess margaret talking to men. SV Pan Sir Gordon Richards on Pinza on way to parade. GTV Horses parade. CU Queen's horse Aureole playing up in parade. SV Royals. SCU No.24. Pink Horse, W.R. Johnstone up. GTV Horses running back on parade. 3 Quick shots People look thru binocs. GV Horses lined up. SCU Royals look thru binocs. GV Start. 20" shot Horses racing up hill after start. GV Crowd rushing across course as horses go towards bushes. LVP Pan to BV Horses around Bushes. GV Horses approach & round Tattenham corner. SV Pan Ditto. STV Horses in straight. SV Queen in box getting excited. GTV Horses in straight & past winning post, 1st. Pinza, 2nd Aureole, 3rd Pink Horse. SV Crowd in stand. 553ft



    TV Repeat finish - slow motion starts at 21ft back to normal at 45ft. CU Gold vase. SCU Sir Gordon on Pinza being led in is patted on back. GTV Coming into enclosure - Sir Gordon dismounts. TV Pinza being walked around. SV Ditto. SV Queen & Duke receive Sir Gordon in Royal Box & congratulate him.



    SOUND EFFECTS.



    Shot Prince Monolulu giving tips:- "Has anybody in the audience got any horse they fancy. Gordon Richards ought to win, if he did he'd be that ... he'd be Lord Gordon, any other horse?"



    CU Bookie yelling odds:- "I lay 6-1 the Queen's horse in the Coronation Derby."



    1st. Pinza. ridden by Sir Gordon Richards.



    2nd. Aureole. ridden by W.H. Carr. (Queen's horse)



    3rd. Pink Horse ridden by W.R. Johnstone.



    Royalty; Queen Elizabeth II of Great Britain (b. 1926, reigned 1952- ), Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh (Lieutenant Philip Mountbatten) (b. 1921), Personalities - Sport; Horseracing; Sir Gordon Richards (1904-1986)




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    Film ID:
    VLVAEIWRUQPOFQIKJ3LFK3LNDSDFM
    Media URN:
    VLVAEIWRUQPOFQIKJ3LFK3LNDSDFM
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    06/06/1953
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MXF
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:05:54:00
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    N/A

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