• Short Summary

    Pathe sports - figure skating, boxing and rugby.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Pathe sports page.

    London.

    Empire Pool, Wembley, for the Ladies Figure Skating Championship. Various shots of the skaters including Bridget Shirley Adams, Marion Davies and Daphne Walker who wins. M/S as she is given the trophy. C/U of her posing with it.

    Wembley, London. Hans Schneider and Ron Agland take part in a boxing match for middleweight honours. Various shots of Swiss heavyweight Jost fighting Britain's Frank Walker who wins.

    London. Cambridge V Oxford - Rugby at Twickenham. Various shots of the game in progress. L/S of M. P. Donnelly, Oxford's star man, scoring a drop goal. Various shots of the match. Head and shoulders of the Oxford team eating lemons at half time. L/S Cooper passes to Swarbrick who touches between the posts to give Oxford the game. L/S of Steele Prodger scoring for Cambridge. Various shots of the game and audience watching. Other players mentioned are Swarbrick and Newman. M/S of the scoreboard showing that Oxford have won.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1416.30
    Media URN:
    46149
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    16/12/1946
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:04:25:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:48:07:00 / 01:52:32:00
    Canister:
    46/100

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