Joe Davis Issue Title Is The Very Idea 1939

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Part of THE VERY IDEA issue.

Pathe Studios, London.

C/U of Joe Davis, famous snooker and billiards champion. Various shots of Joe doing trick snooker shots on full sized table. As he pots the balls, he talks to camera, giving tips for the amateur player. Good C/U of Joe smiling and...

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Cataloguer:
Amelia
Stock:
Black & White
Sound:
Sound
Media URN:
42742
Sort Number:
NSP 185
Time in/Out:
01:15:01:00 / 01:15:51:00
Canister:
NSP 185
Film ID:
1280.08
Issue Date:
12/10/1939

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