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  • Short Summary

    A boy's marathon race in Edinburgh.

  • Description

    Edinburgh, Scotland.

    Title: "BOYS' MARATHON RACE. New feature at the Powderhall - biggest British Professional Pedestrian meeting".

    M/S of a group of boys in gym shorts running on a race track past the spectators' stand. L/S of the boys rounding a curve in the track, men in flat caps standing in the centre of the track cheer them on. M/S of the packed spectators' stand, lots of men in flat caps crane their necks to get a better view.

    M/S of a boy running through the finishing line to win the race. C/U of the boy - he looks exhausted having just finished the race, on either side two men hold him up.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    326.13
    Media URN:
    24415
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    07/01/1924
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:45:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:34:58:00 / 01:35:43:00
    Canister:
    G 1047

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