• Short Summary

    Description not available

  • Description


    Wentworth, England: GV Pan Wentworth Golf course in mist. SCU Henry Cotton & Lloyd Mangrum, team captains. LV Rees driving off. CU Cotton. SCU Mangrum drives off. SCU Peter Alliss & Jim Turnesa. SCU Alec Brown driving off. SCU Sam Snead & Harry Weetman. LV Weetman driving off. GV Gallery on far side of course. LV Douglas chipps to 2nd green. CU Hunt putts to the 2nd hole. SV Douglas putts, misses & gives hole to Hunt. GV Gallery. SV Burke putts & misses, gives hole to Rees, square at 18th. SV Rees & Burke walking away. GV Gallery. GV Snead putts from off the green at the 18th, halved, Snead 4 up. SV Bob Hope watching game. LV Daly driving off at the 9th green. CU Types heads turning. LV Kroll driving off at 9th. SV Daly walking away. SCU Daly walking towards. GV Crowd around 11th green. LV Daly wins on 11th & is congratulated. SV Cotton congratulating Daly. GV Crowd gathering round the last green. SV Brown putts to win at the 36th - 2 up. LV Brown congratulated by his wife. CU Brown & wife towards. SV Snead putts on the 36th. SV Weetman putting first. SV Gallery. LV Weetman's 2nd putt & winning hole. SCU Weetman congratulated by wife. LV Alliss fluffs chip onto green. CU Bob Hope watching. LV Alliss chipping onto green. SV Turnesa putts & misses. SV Alliss putts & misses, throws down club in disgust., loses match. GV Gallery on last green. SV Hunt putting, ball stops short of hole. SV Gallery clapping. SVB Hunt misses 3 1/2ft putt to halve match & loses game to U.S. GV Crowd around Club House. SV Lord Lyle presenting cup to L.Mangrum. SCU Cotton & Daly. SV Mangrum speaks:-(Nat.sd.) GV Crowds applauding.



    SOUND EFFECTS.



    SV Lloyd Mangrum speaks:-



    "This is a pretty little cup, but I hope I don't have to be Captain again because I've died nine thousand deaths so far."



    ENGLAND: HENRY COTTON REPORTS RYDER CUP. EXCLUSIVE TO PARAMOUNT. Non-playing Captain of British Team tells exciting story of most dramatic struggle in history of this International Contest. B.P.N., Acton, England GV Mixing panel & signal for Henry Cotton to commence speech given by Mr. Smith. CU Henry Cotton speaks:-(Nat.sd.) Then commentary by Henry Cotton. CU Henry Cotton speaks:- (Nat.sd.)



    SOUND EFFECTS:- CU Henry Cotton speaks:- "After Friday's disastrous foursomes we were two down when the singles began on Saturday. I think I must have been one of the few people who thought we still had a chance."



    CU..."You have just seen one of the greatest sporting tragedies of modern time, but I hope that from our defeat our younger players have gained some experience that will help to lead us to victory the next time we play."



    GOOD SCENES. SV, SV, CU Henry Cotton seated at desk in Theatre.



    Personalities - Sport; Golf; Self-Reference; Thomas Henry Cotton (b. 1907)




    Initials



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVACYRJN23OAXQOD8UMM1KAXWTKA
    Media URN:
    VLVACYRJN23OAXQOD8UMM1KAXWTKA
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    03/10/1953
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MXF
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:04:00:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

Comments (0)

We always welcome comments and more information about our films.
All posts are reactively checked. Libellous and abusive comments are forbidden.

Add your comment