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Cue for Ladies

Series

Series Name
Mining Review 2nd Year

Issue

Issue No.
3
Date Released
Nov 1948
Stories in this Issue:
  1. 1Central Workshops
  2. 2A Pit is Reborn: 3. Macrihanish
  3. 3Miners’ Health Centre
  4. 4Shipyard for Colliers
  5. 5Cue for Ladies

Story

Story No. within this Issue
5 / 5
Summary
NoS synopsis: A friendly match between two women champions from mining villages - Miss Ruth Harrison from Burnhopefield (near Newcastle-on-Tyne) and Miss Agnes Morris from Ammanford, Wales - featuring Joe Davis. Davis performs some trick shots.
Researcher Comments
According to bfi sources, this story was filmed from the 24th to the 25th September 1948 at the Leicester Square Hall, which was paid 5 guineas. The budget for the entire story was £98 15s including wages and expenses. The commentary was recorded on the 6th October 1948.
Keywords
Sport; Competitions
Written sources
British Film Institute Databases
Viewing Copy - bfi screenonline   Used for Synopsis
Documentary Film News   Vol.7 No.70, Nov-Dec 1948, p120.
BFI Screenonline synopsis   ID No.721699
Credits:
Production Co.
Documentary Technicians Alliance
Producer
Donald Alexander
Camera
James Ritchie
Commentator
John Slater
Camera
Lionel Griffiths
Director
Mary Beales
Sponsor
National Coal Board
Support services
Patricia Spielman

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