• Short Summary

    A bigger ball is publicly tested at Ballantines Tournament won by Christie O'Connor.

  • Description

    Wentworth, Surrey.

    GV. People walking across the Ballantines golf course at the Wentworth club, Surrey. LV. Score board. LV. J. R. Jacobs of Sandy Lodge putts and holes out. SV. Crowd applauding. CU. Marley Spearman, the women's English international Champion, talking to R. (Bob) Rosburg, of the USA. CU. Man looking through binoculars. SV. Rosburg about to drive off, he does so. LV. The ball bouncing into the green and comes in a halt about six yards from the hole. LV. Crowd around the green. LV. Rosburg putting. CU. Man checking score card. LV. Dai Rees cuts from about twelve yards and the ball stops about two feet from the hole. GV. People walking across course. LV. Peter Thomson putts, the ball rolls to the edge of the hole, hesitates, and rolls in. LV. J. Panton putts from the edge of the green and holes out. LV. Christie O'Connor of Royal Dublin drives off. LV. The ball bounces on the green and rolls to the edge of the green. LV. Crowd. CU. O'Connor putts and the ball rolls into the hole. CU. O'Connor smiling. LV. Crowd applauding. LV. O'Connor walks onto the platform in front of the score board and he is presented with the winner's cheque by Mr Tom Scott, Managing Director of Ballantines. GV. Crowd applauding. CU. O'Connor with Tom Scott, who presented him with cheque.

    (Orig. Neg.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1690.06
    Media URN:
    52755
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    25/08/1960
    Sound:
    sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:13:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:08:38:00 / 01:09:51:00
    Canister:
    60/69

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