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  • Short Summary

    Commissar wins the Lincolnshire handicap horse race.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Full Official Story of the LINCOLNSHIRE HANDICAP".

    Lincolnshire.

    General view of Lincoln. Long shot of crowds walking to the racecourse. Top shot of the bookies. Close up shot of the bookmaker. General view of weighing room. Back view of jockeys in weighing room. Close up shot of jockey Gordon Richards on the seat. Close up shot of the weights. Close up shot of a man with scales moving.

    Close up shot of three men looking at race cards. Close up shot of woman tipster. Close up shot of man with money in hand. Several shots of tic-tac men. Number board. Horses moving out of the paddock and onto the course. Long shot of crowds. Horses lining up at the start of the race. Starter. Horses at the tapes. Start of the race, horses start running, pan to back view. Various shots of the race. Top shot of winners coming up. First horse passes the post - the winner, Commissar. Jockey, Bill Ricarby on Commissar moving slowly through crowd.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1424.12
    Media URN:
    46417
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    15/03/1948
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:16:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:13:51:00 / 01:16:07:00
    Canister:
    48/22

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