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  • Short Summary

    Soldiers in the British army take on their American counterparts at polo. New York.

  • Description

    No title - paperwork reads - British and American Army polo. New York, USA (U.S.A.).

    Six soldiers from Britain and America ride along on horses carrying the flags of their respective countries. The polo teams ride at either side of them and they walk down the field. Various shots of the match from the stands, the spectators stand up to get a better view. M/S of a military officer watching them. M/S as someone scores a goal. Various shots of the match, the camera follows the ball as they hit it about. M/S as two players race along, the ball goes over the side and rolls towards the camera. Various shots of the match as it continues.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    316.37
    Media URN:
    24004
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    01/10/1923
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:41:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:48:26:00 / 01:50:07:00
    Canister:
    G 1019

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