• Short Summary

    Huge crowds attend the Ascot Stakes horse race despite heavy rainstorms. It is won by 'Doreen Jane' ridden by D. Smith.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Ascot defies the rain. Beauty and fashion on parade.

    Ascot, Berkshire.

    L/S of the race track and crowds under umbrellas, aerial view of the huge crowds. Various shots as men and women cover up their posh clothes with raincoats and hide hats under umbrellas. L/S of horses lined up for the Ascot Stakes. Various shots of the race as the crowds cheer. L/S of crowds as they race past. 'Doreen Jane' ridden by D. Smith wins.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    819.38
    Media URN:
    10883
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    20/06/1935
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:39:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:42:26:00 / 01:44:05:00
    Canister:
    35/49

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