A SPORTING TOPICAL

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12 ft. 'Jockey Joe opens this Sports Number with a Weight Lifting Event. Barrow supplied by Ivan Bennington, Sports King'.
23 ft. L.S. man wheeling barrow stacked with boxes.
45 ft. 'Greymouth Jockey Club's New Year's Day Meeting'.
52 ft. L.S. of racetrack - crowds around track and in grandstand.
70 ft. ' Paddy Webb's 'Inoe' wins the cup'.
75 ft. W.S. of track, race in progress.
81 ft. ' Jim Beban, trainer could train anything from a flea to a flapper'.
89 ft. Beban with horse.
99 ft. 'The Last Race of the Day'.
100 ft. crowds leaving over a bridge : camera speeded up.
138 ft. 'Grey Tennis Tournament 1929'.
143 ft. W.S. of court, match in progress.
144 ft. 'Lawn Tennis. How to volley on the Kum Bak...'.
151 ft. 'Forehand Volley'.
154 ft. 'In the quest of Black Diamonds Miners changing shifts at the Dobson Mine'. Miners going into shaft on a trolley. Some come out, and change over to go down again.
190 ft. 'Seen at the 7 mile beach'. C.U. of crab - children bathing and sitting on the sand.
210 ft. 'Finish of the Golf Season 1928'. people on golf course, talking and playing.
234 ft. 'Snow Flake Ice Cream - See How Babies Thrive On It' An advertisement for Snow Flake icecream with children eating on a beach, workers and even a horse eating it. “Always demand Snow Flake.”
283 ft. little girl sitting in a field of daisies, eating ice-cream.
295 ft. man feeding ice creams to his dogs.
312 ft. 'Dad says - While he waits for his tea, Mum plays speed games'. Women playing croquet
358 ft. 'Mum says - While the tea goes cold, Dad plays marbles'. Lawn Bowls
390 ft. '11am, Nov 11th 1928'. Laying wreaths on the war memorial
434 ft. 'Sturdy Little Colonials'. Chinese & Pakeha children outside racecourse (severely decomposed).
452 ft. W.S. of nikau palm trees.
464 ft. Finish.

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Year 1928

Reference number F3253

Collection Film and Video Collection

Media type Moving Image

Place of Production NEW ZEALAND/AOTEAROA

Genre Newsreel

Duration 0:05:08

Production company L. A. Inkster

Credits Camera: Lawrie Inkster