• Short Summary

    The children's soap box race is held in Baldock.

  • Description

    Baldock.

    STV boys preparing cars for race. CU Genevieve on front of car, pan up to boy driver. SCU No 13 adjusting goggles and putting on cap. CU No 12 getting ready. SV No 6 pulling down goggles. SV competitors lining roadside. CU freckled face boy chewing. SV starter holding flag. SV boys waiting on starting line. Back view, starter drops flag and race begins. SCU crowd. SV boys rounding island. No 11 looses tyre but still carries on, pan with No 15 "The Swift" who is last. Angle shot, racing pits sign. STV boy having knee dressed by ambulance man. SCU pan, boys racing round island. SV crowd. SV boys racing round island. SCU timekeeper, pan up to timekeepers. SV towards and pan, boys racing up towards finish. SV crowd. LV towards, boys crossing finishing line.

    (Orig.Neg.) (Title scene C.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    170.04
    Media URN:
    29827
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:12:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:03:53:00 / 01:05:05:00
    Canister:
    54/48

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