• Short Summary

    'Seabiscuit' wins the Baltimore horse race against 'War Admiral' to become thoroughbred champion. America.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Baltimore.

    U.S. horse race match at Baltimore. United States of America (USA).

    L/S of crowds gathered at the race course. M/S of the two horses taking part 'War Admiral' and 'Sea Biscuit' son and grandson respectively of 'Man of War.' M/S as they race off and people watch through binoculars. 'Sea Biscuit' comes out in front but 'War Admiral' catches up. M/S of people cheering them on. 'Sea Biscuit' pulls away to become thoroughbred champion. C/U as he races past the post.

    Cataloguer's note: there is a longer version of this item with American commentary entitled - 'Needle Match of the Turf' in 38/91 on *PM0985*.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    985.38
    Media URN:
    18352
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    14/11/1938
    Sound:
    sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:53:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:36:45:00 / 01:37:38:00
    Canister:
    38/91

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