• Short Summary

    Boys from a Dr Barnardos Home train to be ballboys at Wimbledon.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "For Wimbledon. Ball Boys In Training".

    'Goldins' Dr. Barnardos Home, Hertfordshire.

    SV Boys being shown how to pick up the ball by the Rev. Nixon. CU The Rev. Nixon's hand demonstrating, pan to boys copying. SV trainee ballboys running onto tennis court picking up balls returning to sideline and throwing balls across court to more boys on the other side, who catch the balls and then run back to centre of court and place the balls down again. CU Ball being picked up by boy. GV Boy running across court and picking up ball by the net. SV Ditto. GV The boys practising.

    (Original Neg.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1797.03
    Media URN:
    55355
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    05/06/1966
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:36:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:04:52:00 / 01:05:28:00
    Canister:
    66/45

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