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  • Short Summary

    Tennis stars of the future are featured - Miss P.E. Mudford and Miss G.R. Sterry

  • Description

    "Coaches, Selectors and teams are searching Britain for rising new talent to uphold Britain's tennis prestige. Miss P.E. Mudford (sunshield) is one of the new Stars..."

    M/S of Miss Mudford serving then playing some shots. Shot of her play from the other side of the net. "Her opponent is Miss G.R. Sterry (white bandeau) another of Britain's young Brigade..." Various shots of Miss Sterry's game.

    "Miss Mudford has a lithe easy action, is equally at home with backhand or forehand strokes, and will go a long way in this year's tournaments." More shots of the game including "A really good rally - " Part of the game is seen in slow motion. Rally ends and the women leave the court. Umpire and ball boy are seen.

    Was an item in Eve's Film Review issue number 518.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    938.17
    Media URN:
    16715
    Group:
    Eve pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    07/05/1931
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:31:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:38:40:00 / 01:42:11:00
    Canister:
    EP 211

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