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  • Short Summary

    Various shots of a motor race - aerial shot, car spinning out of control, spectators, James Murphy etc.

  • Description

    A car race with speeds up to ninety miles per hour. Stands with spectators line the track. A group of cameramen record the event. Aerial shots of the race. Shots through a binocular mask of cars racing. One car spins out of control. American Speed King James Murphy is on the track. He is given an American Indian head dress to wear whilst in the drivers seat.

    Safety print exists.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    764.10
    Media URN:
    35387
    Group:
    Unissued / unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1920 - 1929
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:15:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:25:10:00 / 01:27:25:00
    Canister:
    EP 024

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