• Short Summary

    Men and women take part in the Amateur Speed Ice Skating trials in Wisconsin.

  • Description

    Titles read: "CHAMPIONS OF THE ICE".

    Lacoss, Wisconsin, United States of America.

    Various shots of men and women taking part in the Amateur Speed Ice Skating trials on a frozen lake. Johnny Martin "the Chicago Comet" leads the juniors - he slips and slides to a halt on his stomach. Another heat starts off. Brief cutaways to the watching crowd. In the final heat we see two contestants slip and fall. Men and women participants pose with their trophies after the trials.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1320.07
    Media URN:
    43704
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    09/03/1942
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:41:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:10:16:00 / 01:11:57:00
    Canister:
    42/20 (Dublin)

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