• Short Summary

    David Broome wins the Fred Foster Memorial Competition at Horse of the Year Show. London.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Horse of the year.

    Wembley, Greater London.

    L/S of the arena at Wembley where the Horse of the Year show is in progress. M/S 'Old Deaks Buster' a six year old donkey being paraded in the horse personalities of 1960 class. M/S's of chestnut stallion belonging to the Queen Mother. Various shots of 'Florian III', a ten year old Shetland Pony who has appeared in a film and uses his owner's house like one of the family. Various shots of 'Marshland Adam' a seven year old chestnut stallion supreme champion of Suffolk stallions 1959 and 1960. Various shots of racing horse 'Crudwell' a 14 year old brown gelding who has won 50 races and a jockey club and National Hunt Rules and is now being retired, he is ridden by Michael Scudamore into the arena. M/S crowd.

    M/S 'Salad Days' a seven year old brown gelding ridden by Laurie Morgan, this combination won two gold medals for Australia in the Olympic Games at Rome, this included individual gold medal and the team gold medal. M/S crowd. Various shots as Don Angel Peralta of Spain gives an exhibition of Haute Ecole as performed in bull rings. Peralta is being chased by a dummy bull. Various shots of the display. M/S Pat Smythe with her horse, C/U of her smiling. Various shots of Captain D'Inzeo of Italy in his show jumping round. M/S people watching. Various shots of David Broome in competition. C/U two little girls watching, he continues his show jumping round on 'Sunsalve'. Various shots as the Duchess of Norfolk presents trophy for Fred Foster Memorial Competition to champion David who is still on the horse.

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    Film ID:
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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:33:10:00 / 01:34:55:00

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