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  • Short Summary

    Hans Hummel of the Fitzwilliam Club gives a tennis demonstration - very comical.

  • Description

    Southern Ireland, Eire, Republic of Ireland.

    Title reads: "A Tennis Lesson by Hans Hummel of the Fitzwilliam Club".

    Various C/Us of Hummel posing with his tennis racket in different serving positions. M/S of Hummel hitting tennis balls with his racket. Various M/Ss of Hummel slowly moving his racket to demonstrate ways to hit the ball. He moves on to actually using balls in his demonstration. M/S of Hummel playing tennis with a woman. M/S of Hummel in the middle of a volley.

    Cuts / out takes start at 01:36:38. M/Ss of men's game of tennis. Otherwise, shots are same or similar to those in edited part of item.

    Demonstration looks very stilted - makes item comical, quirky.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    536.13
    Media URN:
    25892
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    12/07/1926
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:05:08:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:33:58:00 / 01:39:06:00
    Canister:
    G 1310

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