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  • Short Summary

    Good footage of cycling women racing around the tracks. W.J. Bailey does some coaching.

  • Description

    "Another Eve Invasion - on the Cycling Track this time, where Eve listens to words of wisdom from W.J. Bailey, the famous track rider and Record holder."

    C/U of two women sitting with Mr Bailey. One of the woman puts her foot onto the bench and rubs her shin - perhaps he is teaching them the importance of muscle massage. "Correct position to utilise the full power of the body is essential", he explained." M/S of the two women wearing long dressing gowns standing on a cycling track as Bailey demonstrates how he gets onto the bike, straps his feet in and sets off.

    "Of course, any girl can give points to Adam in the gentle art of "getting off". The two girls get onto their bikes and speed off. Moving shot of one of the girls racing Bailey. "Yes, Eve's well on the track (of Adam). L/S of four riders cycling around the racing track.

    Was originally an item in Eve's Film Review issue number 372.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    878.12
    Media URN:
    14995
    Group:
    Eve pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    19/07/1928
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:40:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:28:38:00 / 01:30:18:00
    Canister:
    EP 097

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