On Suzanne's Own Ground Too! 1927

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    Item title reads: "On Suzanne's own ground too! Miss Eileen Bennett defeats Miss Betty Nuthall 6.3 - 6.2 in final of Ladies' International Tournament."

    Nice, France

    M/S of the two women players as they shake hands over the net. This is followed by various shots of elegant play, and brief shots of the spectators, - the stand is only half full. At the end they pose for the camera. The women both wear sun visors and knee length dresses.

    Note: VHS Sleeve title reads: 'On Suzzanne own ground'

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    British Pathé
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    01:19:12:00 / 01:20:57:00
    G 1373
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    G 1373
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