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  • Short Summary

    Irish point to point horse races.

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    Title: "NORTH KILDARE HARRIERS hold their Annual Point-to-Point Races".

    M/S of several racehorses jumping over a fence. Panning shot of a crowd of spectators standing in a field, several carry umbrella, everyone is wrapped up from the cold. M/S of two horses racing past the crowd to the finishing line, the spectators cheer them on, one man runs alongside one of the horses. M/S of the crowd gathering around horses and jockeys that have finished the race.

    Intertitle: "Mrs. Wall wins the Bracelet Stakes".

    M/S of Mrs. W. and several men standing around a racehorse, Mrs. W. pats its nose. M/S of Mrs. W. climbing onto her racehorse, she rides off through the crowd. M/S of a man lifting a little boy so he can shake Mrs. W's hand, the horse bucks as the man places the boy on the ground. M/S of the spectators walking over a field away from a marquee.

    More shots of two racehorses coming to finishing line. C/U of a woman - probably, Mrs. W. - holding the reigns of her race horse.

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    Film ID:
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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:52:10:00 / 01:53:58:00
    G 1064

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