Traditional Blessing of the Hounds at opening of Fall Fox Hunt in Lexington, Kentucky.
Lexington Kentucky Date:1934, November 14 Duration:56 sec Sound:NO SOUND
Members of a Fox Hunt gather with hounds at step of a church in Lexington, Kentucky, for annual blessing of the Hounds at opening of the Fall Hunt. Members are dressed in formal foxhunting uniforms of scarlet (pink) coats with white stocks (cravats) and black velvet caps. A clergyman blesses the hounds and some members of the hunt. A crowd of spectators watches the ceremony. Afterwards, members of the hunt proceed on horseback following the hounds.
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