• Short Summary

    Plenty of car stunts by Kid Kavanagh and others at a charity gymkhana in South Africa.

  • Description

    Titles read: "CHARITY GYMKHANA" (Dublin issue).

    Cape Town, South Africa.

    Various shots of driving stunts at a charity gymkhana. Kid Kavanagh drives his car up some ramps and through a board of wooden planks. Old cars are driven around a course and smashed up; the scrap metal will be sold for the charity fund.

    Two women and a man do several balancing stunts on a moving motorbike with some small ladders attached. Kid Kavanagh drives his car through a burning hoop. A racing greyhound competes around the course against a man in a racing car. Kavanagh drives his car over a line of people lying on the ground, then turns his car right over.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1324.33
    Media URN:
    43802
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    30/04/1942
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:40:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:55:03:00 / 01:56:43:00
    Canister:
    42/35 (Dublin)

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