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  • Short Summary

    Graham White competes in Daily Mail Air Race.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material -

    Cody aviation material - Graham White in Daily Mail race.

    Graham White taking off at dusk.

    Handwritten intertitle reads: "Rugby. Arrival of Special Car With Spare Gear". Officials prepare landing field at Rugby.

    Handwritten intertitle reads: "Laying Out Signal Sheets and Testing Wind". Men lay out big white sheets to help White land.

    Handwritten intertitle reads: "Arrival of Grahame White At Rugby (7.20 AM) Bitterly Cold". Graham White then comes in and lands and has a rest before taking off again.

    Handwritten intertitle reads: "Refreshments Before Starting". White takes drink from Thermos Flask.

    Handwritten intertitle reads: "The Start from Rugby 8.25 AM". The plane takes off again.

    Handwritten intertitle reads: "Lichfield. Aeroplane in clover field. Mechanics testing motor. Replacing broken skid." White watched by small crowd as they try to repair his damaged machine at Lichfield, Staffordshire.

    Handwritten intertitle reads: "Mr Farman Testing Stays". Farman in La Gypaete.

    Handwritten intertitle reads: "'Better Luck Next time,' Grahame White in his Aeroplane". Graham White in his aircraft.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:13:18:00 / 01:19:36:00
    UN 1 F (Q)

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