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  • Short Summary

    Various shots of horses at a stable in Dorking, Surrey.

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    High Ashes, Dorking. "One of the oldest strains of pedigree friends in the world, Arab horses, renowned for their grace, stamina, and speed."

    Camera pans as group of horses run past the camera. Various shots of the horses including C/Us. "This mare - Alfarouse - is a Champion and gold medal winner." C/U of horse looking over stable door. M/S of horses being led through the stable yard. "The grey stallion - son of Alfarouse - another beautiful winner - " Stable hand runs along leading the horse past the camera. Dog runs alongside. M/S of woman leading another horse past the camera. M/S of horses being led towards the camera in a field.

    "And although the climate here is different to Arabia, they thrive very well indeed in England", explained the Hon. Mrs R.E.L. Vaughan Williams, the breeder." C/U of Mrs Williams astride a horse. Pan to another woman sitting side saddle on a horse. Horse is ridden around a field, the camera follows.

    Was an item in Eve's Film Review issue number 574.

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    Eve pictorials
    British Pathé
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    Black & White
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    01:48:54:00 / 01:51:38:00
    EP 238

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