• Short Summary

    Reggie Whitcombe wins the Open Golf Championship at Sandwich in Kent.

  • Description

    Sandwich, Kent.

    Brief shots of a marquee that being blown about and almost to pieces by gales during the Open Golf Championship on the Royal St George's Course. Golf players Reggie Whitcombe, James Adams and Henry Cotton carry on with the game, despite the severe winds. Reggie Whitcombe wins, becoming the Open Champion. He is handed his trophy cup by a man on a platform as the crowd give him a round of applause.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    969.44
    Media URN:
    17254
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    11/07/1938
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:30:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:47:52:00 / 01:48:22:00
    Canister:
    38/55

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