• Short Summary

    Italian horse Ribot in stud, snow at Sun Valley and a new ski device in Germany.

  • Description

    Titles read: "NEWS FLASHES".

    Various locations of events.

    Rome, Italy.

    Various shots of Italian racehorse Ribot in retirement at a stud farm. He is led from stables to a field by a handler. Ribot in a field with several mares.

    Idaho, United States of America.

    At Sun Valley ski resort we see several shots of people having fun in the sudden snowfall of 4 feet in 20 hours. Skiers get into a coach in a heavy snowfall. People clear the snow from the bonnet of the coach. A skier starts off on a run, then falls headfirst into a pile of snow. Another skier is pushed into a pile of snow by his friends - he can't get out again.

    Garmisch, Germany.

    Various shots of a new skiing device being tried out on the frozen Lake Eibsee. A fan-type propellor mounted on a ski has a bar attached that people on skis hold on to and are pulled along by. It doesn't move very fast.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:49:55:00 / 01:51:09:00

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