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  • Short Summary

    Mrs Groom of Eastbourne wins London to Brighton pram race.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Mothers' Pram Marathon. Mrs Groom of Eastbourne, aged 40 and mother of 5 children, wins much discussed race. London-Brighton.

    L/S of a woman walking down the road pushing a pram, a man and woman are with her, she gives the baby a drink and has one herself. They walk off up the road. M/S of various contestants, one feeds her baby from a bottle and sits it up in the pram. Various shots of the contestants. Police hold crowd back as Mrs Groom walks towards the finish line. C/U of Mrs Groom posing with her baby.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    302.18
    Media URN:
    23651
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    16/04/1923
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:46:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:19:10:00 / 01:20:56:00
    Canister:
    G 971

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