• Short Summary

    Fred Perry plays the American W Allison in Tennis match from Forest Hills.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material - no paperwork - dates unclear or unknown.

    Forest Hills, New York, United States of America.

    Tennis match between Fred Perry of Great Britain and W Allison. Various shots of play. Some sections are separated with spacing. Some shots of people in the crowd. (Classic head turning to follow the ball tennis watchers). More crowd shots. Two players come out onto court. More shots of match from different angle. Shot of Union Jack flag hanging from flagpole. American stars and stripes flag hanging from another pole.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    534.13
    Media URN:
    58395
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1930 - 1939
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:12:13:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:26:37:00 / 01:38:50:00
    Canister:
    UN 116 B

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    "W Allison" in text and tags is Wilmer Allison.

    "Forest Hill" in the title should read Forest Hills.

    It is likely, (though not certain), that this is the 1934 US Open Final, won by Fred Perry.

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