• Short Summary

    Vernon Baker of Derby wins the National Angling Championships from Spalding.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Spalding. He's Top Angler".

    Spalding, Lincolnshire. National Angling Championships.

    GV Crowds of fisherman at Spalding cattle market. LV The men getting into coaches. SV Wives waving goodbye. LV Coach leaving the market. LV Fishermen getting out of coaches at the River Welland. SV The men climbing over a stile to get to the river. GV Men fishing along the banks of the River Welland. SV Man fishing. LV As L Holmes from Coventry catches a fish. SV As he takes a hook from the fishes mouth and throws it in to his keep net. GV Fishermen along the banks. SV Holmes again catching a fish. LV Fish being weighed at the end of the day. CU Fish jumping in the basket. CU The official weighing the fish. CU Fish being poured from keep net into the weighing basket. CU Fishermen watching. CU The fish being weighed. SV Fishermen lying on the grass asleep. GV Crowd gathered for the prize giving. SV The winner Vernon Baker of Derby being presented with the Daily Mirror Cup, he is already holding another cup. GV Crowd applauding. CU Vernon Baker holding his three cups.

    (Pathe Neg.)

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:17:40:00 / 01:19:07:00

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