• Short Summary

    Horsemen compete in hazardous race in Washington State - Western movie style item.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "COWBOYS TAKE A PLUNGE".

    Washington State, United States of America (USA). Horsemen compete in hazardous race in Washington State - Western movie style item.

    General view of valley with Okanogan river flowing through it. Competitors in hazardous horse race at start. Man with pistol starts them. Long shot, taken from river, of horsemen sliding down slope. Horsemen careering down slope. Horsemen nearing bottom of slope, plunge into river and commence to swim across. Horsemen swimming across river. Horsemen struggling against current. Riders struggling in water. Riders nearing bank. Joe Harry riding up bank, pan to back view. He is the winner. Long shot of the horse and horsemen coming out of river.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1436.24
    Media URN:
    46838
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    06/09/1948
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:50:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:41:50:00 / 01:42:40:00
    Canister:
    48/72

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