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  • Short Summary

    Greyhound racing is challenging by racing borzois.

  • Description

    Item title reads: "Racing Borzois Next? Experts, after first trials, say famous breed can be trained to rival greyhounds in chasing the electric hare."

    Blackpool, Lancashire

    C/U of a Borzois dog with its handler. A line of Borzois are walked around the track by men and women handlers. C/U of dog sniffing electric hare. Hare takes off, followed by some dogs, while others refuse. C/U of Borzois and greyhound.

    Note: damaged title screen.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    702.25
    Media URN:
    33440
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    20/10/1927
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:07:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:37:52:00 / 01:38:59:00
    Canister:
    G 1443

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