• Short Summary

    Gar Wood breaks a water speed record in his boat Miss America IX.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Florida. A Short Lived Record. Thrilling outboard race precedes Gar Woods record run of 102 mph - so soon beaten by our own Kaye Don!"

    Florida, United States of America (USA).

    Small motorboats with outboard motors speed across water. CU as man fires small starting canon. More shots of speed boat race.

    Shot of larger boat. Good shot of wave going out behind boat. A plane follows the boat. Aerial views of Gar Wood's boat Miss America IX.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    767.10
    Media URN:
    8181
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    09/04/1931
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:16:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:37:01:00 / 01:38:17:00
    Canister:
    31/29

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