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  • Short Summary

    Sir E. Paget's horse "Paragon" wins "City and Sub" race at Epsom, Surrey.

  • Description

    Item title reads - A "paragon" indeed. Sir E. Paget's popular horse wins "City & Sub" and gives Archibald his first win in this country. Epsom, Surrey.

    L/S as crowds walk along, several policemen are among them. L/S of the huge crowds in the stands, the camera pans across to the race course as the horses race up and past the finish post. M/S's as the winning horse is led through the crowds, the jockey looks happy.

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    Film ID:
    264.13
    Media URN:
    22845
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    24/04/1922
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:08:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:20:52:00 / 01:22:00:00
    Canister:
    G 870

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    The "City and Sub" referred to here is the City and Suburban Handicap.

    The race was run on 19 April 1922.

    The name of the winning horse was Paragon. The winning jockey was George Archibald.

    "Sir E Paget" is Sir Ernest Paget.

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