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  • Description

    Titles read: "PIC SPORTS SERIES - DARTS With Champion JIM PIKE".

    London, probably Pathe Studio.

    Various shots of darts champion Jim Pike demonstrating his skill at the dartboard. Commentator talks us through his technique. M/Ss of Jim's feet show the right and wrong ways to stand when throwing the darts.

    A man stands in front of the dartboard with a cigarette in his mouth. Jim throws 2 darts, just missing the cigarette, but with the last one he knocks it out of the man's mouth.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    16/12/1946
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    45536
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1398.07
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:24:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:11:58:00 / 01:13:22:00
    Canister:
    NP 118
    Sort Number:
    NP 118
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    Categories
    Sport & Leisure Entertainment & Humour
    WorkSpaces
    darts
  • Stills

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

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    "A man stands in front of the dartboard with a cigarette in his mouth" - the man is Johnny Ross.

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