• Short Summary

    Start of race, l t r Murray Halberg, winner, Perry Leary, Gordon Pirie, Bog Davies and Harold Clark..

  • Description

    Start of race, l t r Murray Halberg, winner, Perry Leary, Gordon Pirie, Bog Davies and Harold Clark.. after short time bumped by crowd.

    In sequence round the track as the race progresses, end each take very shaky have to eliminate a lot. Clark /3 takes lead most of way from Halberg 1 who makes tape the winner. The other three were so far behind that crowd at tape started to walk over track before they arrived.

    Halberg was gasping for air after race and called for drink, "So dry" he managed to complain between gasps.

    The altitude and dryness is said to make a record time unlikely in Johannesburg
    Incuts crowd and reaction shots.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAFUM299MJUB5ODO6W0XJQFDBW
    Media URN:
    VLVAFUM299MJUB5ODO6W0XJQFDBW
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    15/11/1958
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:25:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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