• Short Summary

    THE PEOPLE OF THE RICH OILTOWN OF MIRI, NORTH OF SARAWAK, WITNESSED THE FIRST GO-KART GRAND PRIX ON JUNE 30 THIS YEAR, WHICH WAS SAID TO BE THE GRANDEST AND A SUCCESSFUL ONE, TOO.

  • Description

    1.
    LS CROWD AT THE GRAND PRIX
    4 ft

    2.
    MLS GO-KARTERS LINING UP
    6 ft

    3.
    CU A GO-KARTER (TWO SHOTS)
    8 1/2 ft

    4.
    MS ANOTHER KARTER
    9 1/2 ft

    5.
    MS BRITISH ARMY KARTER (TILT UP TO) MECHANIC
    12 ft

    6.
    MLS KARTERS AT STARTING POINT
    14 ft

    7.
    MS JUDGES
    15 1/2 ft

    8.
    MLS FROM KARTERS (TILT UP TO ) UNION JACK FLAG
    18 1/2 ft

    9.
    LS START OF MAIN EVENT
    21 ft

    10.
    MLS RACE IN PROGRESS (TWO SHOTS)
    27 ft

    11.
    MLS CROWD
    28 ft

    12.
    MLS MORE RACING (TWO SHOTS)
    32 ft

    13.
    MLS PEOPLE ON ROOF-TOP
    34 ft

    14.
    MLS MORE RACING (FIVE SHOTS) TILL FINISHING LINE
    43 ft

    15.
    MLS CROWD
    44 ft

    16.
    MS TROPHIES BEING GIVEN AWAY TO WINNERS (TWO SHOTS)
    49 ft

    17.
    MLS CROWD
    52 ft



    Initials CAR/S/MK/GAP/AMR


    SPORT: GO-KART RACING

    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: THE PEOPLE OF THE RICH OILTOWN OF MIRI, NORTH OF SARAWAK, WITNESSED THE FIRST GO-KART GRAND PRIX ON JUNE 30 THIS YEAR, WHICH WAS SAID TO BE THE GRANDEST AND A SUCCESSFUL ONE, TOO.

    SOME FORTY GO-KARTERS - BOTH MEN AND WOMEN - FROM ALL OVER THE COUNTRY PARTICIPATED IN THE GRAND PRIX WHICH WAS ORGANISED BY THE MIRI DISTRICT MOTOR CLUB.

    A HANDFUL OF BRITISH ARMY PERSONNELS, NOW STATIONED IN THE COUNTRY, ALSO TOOK PART.THEIR KARTS WERE SENT OUT FROM SINGAPORE, WHERE THE ARMY HAS THEIR OWN KARTING CLUB.

    GO-KARTING WHICH WAS INTRODUCED TO SARAWAK ABOUT A YEAR AGO IS CURRENTLY TAKING THE PUBLIC BY STORM.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA97TLT8L47MBQQA20K809UBD33
    Media URN:
    VLVA97TLT8L47MBQQA20K809UBD33
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    05/07/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:23:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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