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  • Short Summary

    Mr. McMahon opens the season of the Newtown Tennis Club.

  • Description

    Ireland.

    Title: "NEWTOWN TENNIS CLUB. Mr. McMahon performs opening ceremony of the Season".

    High angled L/S of a row of tennis courts, men and women are playing mixed doubles. M/S of Mr. McMahon standing on a table giving a speech to a crowd of tennis players, also on the table are an array of trophies, pan to show the tennis players listening. M/S of McMahon, still on the table, hoisting an Irish Nationalist flag up a pole. M/S of a respectable, matronly woman presenting a trophy to a man in a smart suit. Various shots of the same woman presenting trophies to several younger women. M/S of the woman, Mr. McMahon and all the tennis players posing with their trophies for the camera.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    342.16
    Media URN:
    24446
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    05/06/1924
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:36:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:31:42:00 / 01:33:18:00
    Canister:
    G 1090

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