A glimpse of Grand National 'hopes', Aintree ready, Pathe team all set.
GV. Horses taking Grand National jump (slow motion, library shots). SV. & CU. Tudor Line at Renton stable walking in stable yard (snowy ground). SV. Trainer, Mr Bob Renton looking at Little Yid and No Response. CU. Little Yid. CU. Mr Renton. SCU. No Response. SV. Trainer Fulke Walwyn looking at Mont Tremblant and Mr Chippendale. CU. Walwyn and Mont Tremblant. CU. Walwyn and Mr Chippendale. SV. Trainer Neville Crump (driving snow) with Dalmatians, looking at Goosander. CU. Crump chatting with Arthur Thompson (on Goosander). SCU. Crump and Goosander. SV. Mrs Topham and members of family inspecting No 7 jump at National, which has been lowered. SCU. Mrs Topham looking at jump. SV. News editors planning race coverage. GV. Mass of cameras. SV. Cameras (2 shots). CU. Pathe's 56 inch lens. SV. Leopardstown Chase (Ã¯Â¿Â½1000 parade) National candidates among runners. Parade in ring SV. No 1, Royal Tan in parade. SCU. Major Hall (Aga Khan's manager) Jockey Dave Dick and Vincent O'Brien. SV. Pan, No 3 Sundew parading. SV. No 5 Copp on parade. SV. Crowd. SCU. Jockey Tony Prendergast mounting Copp. SCU. Crowd. LV. Field approaching last fence with Sundew leading from Copp. They take fence. SV. Crowd. SCU. Pan, Sundew just leading. Copp in front. Pass post in that order. SV. Copp being led in. Both horse and jockey covered in mud. SCU. Prendergast unsaddling. CU. Copp.
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