• Short Summary

    Mixing counterfoils for this year's Derby Sweepstakes.

  • Description

    Title reads: "SPEED - THE DERBY SWEEPSTAKES".

    London.

    Procession of floats with speed as a theme, ready to start moving. Futuristic car model, boats and planes drown on grand panels, people in costumes ready to go, lots of girls. Large cage filled with racing pigeons. Several shots of the people in pigeon costumes - covered with feathers - placing tickets into large mixing drums and mixing them for this year's Derby Sweepstakes.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    919.19
    Media URN:
    13502
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    27/05/1937
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:16:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:50:20:00 / 01:51:36:00
    Canister:
    37/42

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