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    "Meet Miss Joyce Gardner, Lady Billiards Champion, and Master Dennis Hawkes, the Boy Billiards Champion." M/S of Joyce and Dennis standing beside a billiards table. Joyce asks Dennis how old he is - he's 15. She asks him what his highest break is - "95" he replies. "Well done, that's very good" says Joyce. Top shot of Joyce taking some shots. She wears a long black dress with net sleeves - quite sexy. Dennis collects the balls from the pockets for Joyce. C/U of Joyce's technique. C/U of Dennis as he takes a shot "Oh, that's nice" says Joyce. Dennis plays some more shots. various angles.

    Sound is lost from this point.

    "Not quite the Lindrum touch..." More footage of Dennis demonstrating his technique. At the end of the demonstration the two players shake hands.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    14/01/1932
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    51054
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1586.04
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:02:54:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:04:34:00 / 01:07:28:00
    Canister:
    PSP 719
    Sort Number:
    PSP 719
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  • Stills

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

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