• Short Summary

    Lou Schneider wins the Indi 500 motor car race.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material - no paperwork - dates unclear or unknown (see amendment below)

    Title reads: "US Speed Kings Thrill 150,000 in 500-mile Auto Derby. Lou Schneider, No. 23, captures classic as forty of America's fastest drivers flash around Indianapolis track for championship."

    Indianapolis, United States of American (USA).

    Various shots of sports cars racing around the famous motor racing circuit at Indianapolis. Lots of shots of car No. 23.

    Intertitle reads: "Lou Schneider, No. 23, finishes first."

    Car 23 pulls into the pits after finishing the race. Shot of the winning driver in the car - his face is very dirty.

    (Natural Sound Track Only - No Commentary)

    Amendment July 2011:
    A user wrote in explaining that this film shoes Louis Schneider winning the Indianapolis 500. His only ever win was in May 1931.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    572.19
    Media URN:
    58774
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:34:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:55:19:00 / 01:56:53:00
    Canister:
    UN 131 C

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