A. E. Plumb wins the Road Walking Championship in Derby.
Item title reads - Road Walking Championship. A. E. PLUMB (North London Harriers) retains his title - covering the 20 miles in 2 hours, 47 minutes, 17 1/5 seconds - a world's amateur record. Derby, Derbyshire.
L/S of the men lined up in the town centre ready to start the race. They all set off and walk briskly up the road. M/S of them on a country road, cars follow them. M/S as a man has a drink as he walks along. M/S as mounted police clear crowds to make way for A. E. Plumb as he nears the finish line. A garland of laurel leaves is put around his neck. M/S of him surrounded by supporters.