• Short Summary

    Gratitude train arrives to Los Angeles & Horse racing in Arcadia, California.

  • Description

    United States of America (USA).

    Title reads 'West Coast Hails Gratitude Train'.

    Los Angeles, California. LS. French gratitude train heading for West Coast of America. MS. Railway line for rear of train. LS. Crowds waiting for train in Los Angeles. CU. Notice on Arch 'Merci America'. MS. Welcoming committee. CU. Governor of California Earl Warren. CU. Mayor of Los Angeles, Fletcher Bowran. LS. Crowd applauding. MS. Presentation of torch to Harry M. Warner - torch lighted from the tomb of France's unknown warrior in Paris. MS. Two French sailors saluting. LS. Food train. SCU. Harry M. Warner talking (2 shots). LS. Harry Warner and crowd. LS. Train and crowd.

    Tittle reads 'Sports! - Long shot Takes Santa Anita Derby'

    Arcadia, California. LS. Horses approaching track at start of the Santa Anita Derby. LS. Crowd. LS. Start of the race, horses off. Pan around. LS. From grandstand, of horses, pan around. LS. Crowd. LS. Horses racing. LS. Crowd. MS. Horses coming into the straight. LS. Crowd. LS. Horses coming to winning post - winner 'Old Rockport', second 'Olympia'.

    (Comb. B/W)

    Date found in the old record - 28/02/1949.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    2252.12
    Media URN:
    74482
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1949
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:41:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:25:37:00 / 01:27:18:00
    Canister:
    UN 2069 B

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