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  • Short Summary

    American speedboat ace Gar Wood shows off his boat, which just broke the World record.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "America. 'Well ... we'll get it back someday!' Gar Wood - with speed of over 124 mph - wrests World motorboat speed record from Britain."

    United States of America.

    C/U of American speedboat racer Gar Wood. He is wearing his helmet and goggles.

    Large speedboat / power boat moves away from the quay. Lots of exhaust fumes belch out of the exposed engine.

    Shots of the boat - Miss America 10 - speeding across a lake.

    Sound Track Missing.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    659.25
    Media URN:
    4706
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    03/10/1932
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:27:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:28:23:00 / 01:28:50:00
    Canister:
    32/79

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