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  • Short Summary

    Youngster race round a track on sledges pulled by dogs.

  • Description

    Item title reads: "'Young mushers' derby. Youthful contestants pit their skill and their dogs' speed in annual 'Sleigh Dog Derby' ."

    St. Paul, United States of America (USA).

    Youths with dog sleighs at the start of the race. The camera follows the action around the track, which is covered in snow. The young boys ride flat on the small sleighs and some collide on a bend, getting in a tangle. The camera pans at with the speeding sleighs. The winner crosses the finish line.

    Note: Fast action, small dogs and boys.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    670.05
    Media URN:
    32940
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    14/02/1927
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:16:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:05:30:00 / 01:06:46:00
    Canister:
    G 1372

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