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    A Ford Cortina wins the 12th East African Safari Rally in Kenya.

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    Full title reads: "Kenya. African Safari".

    Nairobi, Kenya. A Ford Cortina wins the 12th East African Safari Rally.

    GV Cortinas lined up prior to the start. SV One of the Cortinas. CU Henry Taylor the Captain of the English Ford team. He also captained England's Bob-sleigh team in the winter Olympics. GV Long line of cars. CU Pat Moss (Sister of Sterling) talking to spectators. SV Crew of one of the Ford Team eating meal off bonnet of car. SV Eric Carlsson talking to Pat Moss who is at the wheel of her Saab. SV The first car away a Hillman Minx driven by a crew from Tanganyika. SV The second car, a Cortina driven by MP Armstrong and EC Bates of Kenya. SV Police holding crowd. SV Pat Moss and Joy Mayers in their Saab. SV Pan. Pat Moss driving away. SV Open road as Ford Cortina No 2 goes past. GV As another Cortina goes past. GV Zebras near road. GV Car No 7 driven by Henry Taylor and JL Dimonian going past camera along dirt road. GV Elephants at side of road. GV Cortina No 14 driven by J Sprinzel and P Garnier of England going past camera with people on side of road. GV Another car going past camera. GV A Check point. SV The Cortina of Armstrong and Bates No 2 at the check-point. GV Cortina No 4 driven by B Younghusband and P Hechle arriving at check-point. GV The checkpoint. SV Car No 28 the Saab of Eric Carlsson and Gunner Palm pan to Carlsson and others. GV Cortina No 2 moving off from the check-point. GV Cortina No 3 the eventual winner driven by P Hughes and W Young moves off from the check-point. GV Open country. GV Cortina No 9 driven by A Valumbhia and A Massot going along dirt track road. GV Car No 28 Carlsson's Saab taking bend on dirt road. GV The Vauxhall driven by R Anprobus and E Everard car No 11 taking the bend. Tracking shot from car of a Rhino as it charges. GV Pat Moss taking the bend. AS Banner "Start-Finish" pan down to crowd in Nairobi street. GV Car No 3 the Cortina driven by Hughes and Young as it finishes to win the rally. CU Peter Hughes being kissed and congratulated by his wife. SV Eric Carlsson finishing second in his Saab SV Pressmen. CU Hughes and Young get trophy from the Mayor of Nairobi Alderman Charles Rubai. SV Eric Carlsson gets trophy for second. SV The winning Cortina with trophy on it's bonnet.

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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:49:30:00 / 01:52:09:00

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