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  • Short Summary

    H. Morenhout wins cross country cycle race in Paris.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Cycle cross country race. H. Morenhout of Belgium wins after gruelling race from 19 international contestants. Paris, France.

    L/S of cyclists riding up the street, people line the side and watch, cars follow them. M/S as they run through a wood and down a ditch carrying their bicycles, they climb up the other side with them. M/S as they ride through the trees and into the woods. More shots as they carry their bicycles through the woods. M/S as a man comes up the home stretch and cycles past. C/U of H. Morenhout covered in mud, he waves.

    Note: this item contains the same or similar footage to 'Le 2 Eme Criterium' in G 1166 on *PM0376*.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    376.23
    Media URN:
    24904
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    23/02/1925
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:12:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:56:45:00 / 01:57:57:00
    Canister:
    G 1166

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