• Short Summary

    Parisian gamblers get a treat as Tote shops open up.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "France. The 'Tote' in every street enables Parisians to back their fancy without visiting racecourse."

    Paris, France.

    Quick shot of Paris street showing Moulin Rouge theatre.

    Shots of people queuing to place bets at Tote betting office / book makers.

    Closer shots of men getting Tote tickets to give to the punters. Shots of women taking bets.

    Woman comes to desk and jokes that she thinks it is a bank. A man and young woman discuss which horse to back. More shots of people queuing.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    765.03
    Media URN:
    7226
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    12/03/1931
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:13:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:02:29:00 / 01:03:42:00
    Canister:
    31/21

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