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    Nice, France.

    Title: "SUZANNE WINS her hardest fight! ... defeating Miss Helen Wills 6-3 ... 8-3 in thrilling Match".

    Various M/Ss of a women's tennis match. L/S of packed stands of applauding spectators. More shots of the game between Suzanne Lenglen and Wills. L/S of the stands. M/S of the match. M/S of Lenglen at the end of the match by the umpire's chair, she pulls on her coat, well-wishers crowd around her to shake her hand.

    After a second or so of spacing story resumes at 01:13:43, look like out takes / cuts. M/S of Lenglen being swamped with massive bouquets of flowers. Panning L/S of the stands. Top shot of Lenglen and Wills walking onto the court. Panning M/S of spectators in the stands.

    Note: please see separate record for SUZANNE WINS (long version).

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    18/02/1926
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    25565
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    454.11
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:41:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:12:52:00 / 01:14:33:00
    Canister:
    G 1269
    Sort Number:
    G 1269
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    Sport & Leisure
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    Suzanne Lenglen Suzanne Lenglen
  • Stills

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

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