• Short Summary

    American boys race their over grown go-karts in large racing event.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Soap Box Derby".

    United States of America (USA).

    VS of the parade of contestants for the annual All American Soap Box Derby, also shots of the entrants preparing their cars and lining up for the start.

    VS of the race in progress, it takes place in heats of three cars in each heat.

    MS & CU of the winner Tommy Bishop (or possibly Fisher ?) of Detroit.

    (Dublin reel)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1055.09
    Media URN:
    21078
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    29/08/1940
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:16:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:08:59:00 / 01:10:15:00
    Canister:
    40/70 (Dublin)

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