• Short Summary

    Tennis - England's H. W. Austin plays Australia's J. H. Crawford in the Davis Cup challenge round at Wimbledon.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Davis Cup challenge round at Wimbledon.

    Wimbledon, Greater London.

    M/S of the spectators sat around the tennis court, the camera pans across to the players. The narrator tells us the players are England's H. W. Austin (wearing shorts) and Australia's J. H. Crawford. Various shots of them playing. M/S of the rain falling and the court covered with tarpaulin, the camera pans across to the spectators sheltering under umbrellas. Various shots as the game continues after the rain has stopped, M/S of Austin who wins the match.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    889.04
    Media URN:
    13066
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    27/07/1936
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:49:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:05:33:00 / 01:06:22:00
    Canister:
    36/60

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