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  • Short Summary

    19 year old Diana Fishwick beats Glenna Collett to win the Women's Open Golf Championship for Britain. Formby, Merseyside.

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    Item title reads - Bravo - 19 year old "Miss England"! Miss Diana Fishwick - playing for first time in Women's Open Golf Championship - beats Miss Glenna Collett, 4 times United States Champion, by 4 & 3! Formby, Merseyside.

    M/S as Glenna Collett practices her golf swing then takes her shot. L/S of spectators walking around the course to follow the game. L/S as Glenna takes her shot on the Green, L/S as Diana putts the ball. L/S as she walks up to the trophy table, a man makes a speech, puts his cigarette back in his mouth, and presents her with the sizeable trophy. She replaces it and he holds up the smaller one she is allowed to take home. L/S as the camera pans around all the people watching and applauding. C/U of Diana holding up her trophies, she laughs.

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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:
    01:32:51:00 / 01:34:40:00
    G 1712

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