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  • Short Summary

    The woman billiards champion Joyce Gardner demonstrates her technique.

  • Description

    "Consternation has appeared in the ranks of the Old Brigade - a woman Billiards Champion has appeared - Miss Joyce Gardner!"

    M/S of Miss Gardner chalking her cue. M/S of Miss Gardner leaning over the table taking a shot. "Miss Gardner has exceeded the century on many occasions and would be a doughty opponent for most men. (Sitting down at the back is Tom Reece.)"

    View from behind Miss Gardner as she takes a shot, closer view of her taking shots. "Not quite up to the Lindrum standard, but then, there's only one Lindrum." C/U of the billiard balls as shots are taken. We are shown one of her "pet strokes". Joyce performs a little trick shot.

    Was an item in Eve's Film Review issue number 464.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    918.05
    Media URN:
    15445
    Group:
    Eve pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    24/04/1930
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:50:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:10:54:00 / 01:12:44:00
    Canister:
    EP 187

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