• Short Summary

    Women playing snooker at a club in London.

  • Description

    Girl Snooker Player, London.

    M/S Two women walking along street holding billiards cues pans round with them as they walk in door camera pans round to sign reading "Woman's Amateur Snooker Championships Daily". C/U Sign. M/S Young man setting balls on table. M/S Woman (Hazel Eveleigh) who chalks her cue and then holds cue and strikes a ball. M/S Man marking up scores. M/S Two girls one (Marigold Anson) aims at ball. C/U Girls cue which she is holding. Back shot of girl who hits ball. M/S Girl chalking cue. C/U Girl putting chalk in pocket.

    M/S Girl going up to snooker table. M/S Man writing scores watching. C/U Snooker ball girls hand and cue seen in picture. C/U Girls face as she aims at ball. C/U Two Snooker balls going into pocket. MS. Man entering scores onboard. M/S Girl entering picture holding cue she goes up to table and aims at ball. C/U Girl aiming at ball. C/U Girl holding cue moving it back and forth. C/U Ball which she hits with cue going into snooker pocket C/U Man watching. C/U Score indicator being moved. M/S Girl. aiming at ball. L/S Girl striking at ball which hits another ball that is in foreground. C/U Ball going into pocket.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1603.12
    Media URN:
    51433
    Group:
    New pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    21/12/1953
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:08:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:21:38:00 / 01:22:46:00
    Canister:
    NP 484

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    "M/S Girl chalking cue." - this is Rita Holmes, who went on to win the British Amateur Ladies title in the 1950s. She made a return to the British Championship in 2006, at the age of 73.

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