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Tennis

Series

Series Name
Empire News Bulletin

Issue

Issue No.
330
Date Released
27 Jun 1929
Length of issue (in feet)
503
Stories in this Issue:
  1. 1Fashions
  2. 2Ascot Sunday
  3. 3Magna Charta
  4. 4Galveston Beauty Contest
  5. 5Catholic Celebrations
  6. 6Tennis
  7. 7Funeral Gen. Booth

Story

Story No. within this Issue
6 / 7
Summary
NFTVA ‘Silent News Films’ (1965): "All England Tennis Championships at Wimbledon. England’s hope, HW Austin, defeats FT Hunter in the second round." The two players posing for the camera in a close shot. (17 feet) A crowded stand with spectators watching and several shots of the match in progress. (50 feet) "Imperturbable Helen Wills defeats Miss GE Tomblin." Their match in progress. (63 feet) A close shot of the two players posing for the camera. (68 feet) ""Our Betty" defeats Miss V Marshall." Two shots only of their match, one close one of Betty serving and a distant one. (87 feet)
Keywords
Sport; Women
Length of story (in feet)
66

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Film Archive

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Reuters Archive Licensing: Screen Ocean
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Notes
British Pathe Ltd (qv) also handles the Reuters Historical Collection, which includes the British Paramount, Empire British, Gaumont Graphic and Gaumont British newsreels.
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