• Short Summary

    A horse auction in Penfield, Illinois.

  • Description

    Titles read: "AUCTION - TRADING HORSES IS BIG BUSINESS".

    Penfield, Illinois, United States of America.

    Various shots of horses being led to the auction area. A man takes two horses for a kind of test drive. A crowd of men stand around to hear auctioneer Joe Ward rattling away in a fast and mostly incomprehensible auction spiel. C/Us of men making minimal bidding signs - a slight nod or a tiny wink.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    967.45
    Media URN:
    17374
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    16/06/1938
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:52:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:45:29:00 / 01:46:21:00
    Canister:
    38/48

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