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  • Description

    Full title reads: "A GALAXY OF STARS - at Lady Crosfield's Tennis Garden Party."

    London.

    Exhibition tennis matches were played in aid of North Islington Infant Welfare Centre at Lady Crosfield's annual Garden Party.

    Various shots of the tennis match with people watching it from the sides of the court.

    Princess Alice, the Countess of Athlone, sitting in an armchair watching tennis. More shots of fashionable guests enjoying the tennis. One of the stars playing at this event was Dorothy Round, Wimbledon Ladies Singles Champion.

    MISS DOROTHY ROUND GRANTS EXCLUSIVE CINE-INTERVIEW TO PATHE.

    Close up shot of Miss Dorothy Round being interviewed. She talks about her plans to rest for a few weeks: "I don't feel like playing much tennis just now..." She will then get ready for the Australian championship.

    During Miss Round's interview the picture disappears (01:35:54) and only sound is heard until the end.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    12/07/1934
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    8883
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    791.26
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:09:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:34:56:00 / 01:36:05:00
    Canister:
    34/56
    Sort Number:
    34/056
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Sport & Leisure
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    The picture disappears at 00:58, last 10 seconds is sound only.

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