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  • Short Summary

    Jockey brothers Steve and Pat Donoghue compete in a Donkey Derby.

  • Description

    Middlesex, Greater London.

    Title: "Donkey Derby. Pat Donoghue beats brother jockey for the Pinner Stakes".

    M/S of Pat and Steve Donoghue with two donkeys and a group of men. Pat climbs onto a donkey, Steve already sitting on one, signs an autograph for a little boy. C/U of the two jockeys on their donkeys. Various shots of men racing across a field on donkeys; looks very comical and chaotic. People run past the donkeys waving their arms and cheering. C/U of the two jockeys with a Pearly King.

    Another version of this story follows at 01:52:47. Shots are very similar to first version, few more shots of Steve riding his donkey.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    508.16
    Media URN:
    25877
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    05/07/1926
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:18:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:52:04:00 / 01:53:22:00
    Canister:
    G 1308

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