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  • Short Summary

    Earl Haig is shown playing golf in St. Andrews.

  • Description

    St. Andrews, Fife, Scotland.

    Intertitle: "EARL HAIG 'plays himself in' as Captain of the Royal & Ancient Golf Club a time honoured custom".

    M/S of Earl Haig dressed in tweeds carrying a golf club, he shakes hands with three other gentlemen also in tweeds before going to 'tee off'. At the edge of the golf course are crowds of spectators.

    M/S of a sailor firing a small cannon on the golf course, smoke billows out from it.

    More shots of Haig teeing off. M/S of the golf ball landing, lots of little boys scramble to pick up the ball. Good C/U of Haig and the other men in tweed examining a golf ball.

    Note: intertitle appears in flash frame. AH 2000.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    220.05
    Media URN:
    21932
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    04/10/1920
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:56:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:04:10:00 / 01:05:06:00
    Canister:
    G 708

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