A discouraged jockey rediscovers his love of riding when he befriends the family of a young girl, Velvet, who wins a spirited horse in a town raffle. The two determine to train the animal for the Grand National Steeplechase – with Velvet masquerading as a boy to enter the race.
The series "Great Sports Films at the Library" continues with these movies:
Eight Men Out: October 9
This Sporting Life: November 13
Chariots of Fire: December 11
TIME: 5:30 p.m.