• Short Summary

    Footage of equipment and training methods used for improving tennis skills.

  • Description

    Note: Location of the events are unknown.

    Full titles read: "MACHINE MADE TENNIS - Something Novel for all Tennis Players."

    M/S's of marking on the floor designed to show people where to position their feet for a particular tennis stroke. A trainer shows a young lady the correct position. She then drops a tennis ball through the hole of a metal arm in front of her (approximately at arms length). Various more shots of people practising.

    L/S of a tube which fires the ball high into the air so that players can practice the 'Smash'. L/S's and M/S's of a young women hitting a a ball with a racket against the side of a wall with a drawing of a tennis court on it."

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1094.10
    Media URN:
    37849
    Group:
    Pathetones
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    15/01/1934
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:12:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:12:18:00 / 01:13:30:00
    Canister:
    PT 199

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