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  • Short Summary

    American team are beaten in opening stages of Amateur Golf Championships, Muirfield.

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    Muirfield, Scotland (?).

    Title: "Amateur Golf Championship. Opening stages see many surprises, majority of American 'invaders' being beaten".

    M/S of a man in plus fours swinging his golf club. M/S of a golfer (same man?) teeing off, a small group of men in tweedy golfing clothes watch him. After teeing off the man and the group walk off in the direction of the ball, in the distance a crowd of people move across the golf course.

    M/S of a golfer trying to hit his ball out of a bunker, his caddy and two women golfers watch. M/S of a golfer trying to hit the ball out of some rough ground near the perimeter fence, his caddy stands nearby.

    L/S of crowds of spectators gathering around a bunker. L/S of a golfer putting the ball into a hole, a scattered group of spectators watch.

    Intertitle: "Cyril Tolley and W. Gardner, U.S.A. - Captains - were knocked out in the first and second rounds".

    C/U of two smartly dressed men chatting - Tolley and Gardner.

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    Film ID:
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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:34:58:00 / 01:36:15:00
    G 1297

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