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  • Short Summary

    A look at the Cambridge line up for the centenary 'varsity boat race.

  • Description

    Item title reads - The Light Blues cover full course in 19 minutes, 38 seconds, rowing in very fine form. Critics prophesy they will start firm favourites. Cambridgeshire.

    Various shots as the boys row down the river watched by others in a boat.

    Intertitle - 'E. Norman Butler - (Bow).' C/U Butler looking at the camera, he is wearing a blazer and tie.
    Intertitle - 'R. J. Elles - (no. 2).' C/U of Elles posing in same way.
    Intertitle - 'A. G. H. Willis - (no. 3).' M/S of Willis looking off screen.
    Intertitle - 'R. Beesley - (no. 4).' C/U of Beesley.
    Intertitle - 'M. H. Warriner - (no. 5).' C/U of Warriner smiling.
    Intertitle - 'J. B. Collins - (no. 6).' C/U of Collins, he glances at the camera.
    Intertitle - 'C. E. Wool-Lewis - (no. 7).' C/U of him smiling and talking.
    Intertitle - 'T. A. Brocklebank - (stroke).' C/U of Brocklebank looking serious.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    782.01
    Media URN:
    35683
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    07/03/1929
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:47:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:00:00 / 01:02:47:00
    Canister:
    G 1587

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