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  • Short Summary

    Tennis match where Helen Wills beats Senorita de Alvarez, watched by King George V and Queen Mary - in sunglasses!

  • Description

    Full titles read: "Helen Wills... still supreme - Helen... "with the winning way"... defeats the not-fully-recovered Senorita de Alvarez 6-2. 6-3."

    Wimbledon, London.

    Various shots of the tennis match between Helen Wills and Senorita de Alvarez. Great M/S shot of King George V clearly enjoying the match; Queen Mary leans forward into shot, wearing sunglasses! More shots of the game; the two players shake hands at the end of the match.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    732.26
    Media URN:
    34912
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    12/07/1928
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:59:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:49:11:00 / 01:50:10:00
    Canister:
    G 1519

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