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  • Description

    Item title reads - Tennis stars in finals. Wimbledon.

    London.

    M/S as Drobney, of Czechoslovakia and Geoffrey Brown of Australia walk onto the court for their tennis match. M/S of Brown in action showing his famous double handed forehand drive. Crowds, heads turning from left to right, follow the match.

    Dinny Pails and Kay Menzies play in the mixed doubles. M/S of Budge Patty and Pauline Betz in action against Pails and Menzies. M/S of crowd applauding. L/S of Geoffrey Brown and Frenchman Yvon Petra in action in the men's final. C/U of crowd moving their heads to follow the match. Various shots of the two men playing. M/S as Petra throws his racquet in the air, jumps the net and shakes hands with Brown after winning the match. M/S of Petra, the champion, posing with Brown after the game.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    08/07/1946
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    45687
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1404.13
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:54:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:21:35:00 / 01:23:29:00
    Canister:
    46/54
    Sort Number:
    46/054
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Sport & Leisure Historical Figures & Celebrities Entertainment & Humour
    WorkSpaces
    TENNIS
  • Stills

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

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