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  • Short Summary

    First electrically controlled Totalisator is success with racing enthusiasts at Newmarket, Suffolk.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Long odds - long odds! First fully electrically controlled Totalisator proves popular with racegoers, paying promptly and often beating the "Bookie's" prices. Newmarket, Suffolk.

    L/S as the camera pans across the crowd to the Totalisator, a big board showing the odds of each race. M/S of the board with the numbers changing all the time. M/S as people approach the windows to put bets on and collect their winnings.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    828.36
    Media URN:
    19044
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    08/05/1930
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:57:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:57:19:00 / 01:58:16:00
    Canister:
    G 1709

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