• Short Summary

    Tennis star, Jack Crawford and Arsenal manager George Allison with new recruits Ehud Rogers and George Holden.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Personalities".

    Popular sports personalities of the day.

    Australia.

    Various shots of tennis player, Jack Crawford, in match against Fred Perry in final of Australian Open Tennis Championships. There are no shots of Perry.

    Highbury, London.

    M/S of George Allison, manager of Arsenal football club, with two new recruits. Various shots of two young football players in training. C/U of two young players - on right is Ehud Rogers, Welsh International from Wrexham, on the left in George Holden, 17 year old schoolboy from Darwen, Lancashire. Holden talks to camera - he says how pleased he is to join Arsenal family, he hopes he will help them win the cup.

    Note: according to paperwork there is another section to this item about aviator, Amelia Earhart - looks like this bit is missing or has be reused in another Gazette story. AH 2001.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    807.07
    Media URN:
    10633
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    17/01/1935
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:53:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:13:36:00 / 01:14:29:00
    Canister:
    35/5

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