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  • Description

    Mr J. Earlam demonstrates his billiards skills. C/U of the young player at the table. Camera pans down and he lines up a shot. He taps the balls with his cue.

    Intertitles describe Mr Earlham's techniques. High angle shot of Mr Earlam potting a ball. "Proficiency in billiards used to be considered evidence of a misspent youth, but not today." reads an intertitle. The umpire stands at the end of the table as Mr Earlam takes a shot. C/U of Mr Earlam taking shots from various sides of the table. Top shots of some of Mr Earlam's trick shots. We then see two balls going down a pocket in slow motion.

    Was item in Pathe Pictorial issue 415.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    13/03/1926
    Sound:
    Mute
    Media URN:
    15067
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    884.15
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:03:04:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:32:46:00 / 01:35:50:00
    Canister:
    EP 118
    Sort Number:
    EP 118
  • Stills

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

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