• Short Summary

    The sports corespondent Charles Eade describes the game of Pelota

  • Description

    Note: Unknown location of the events. Could be Spain.

    Full titles read: "This week Charles Eade introduces a continental sport."

    Various shots of the strange game of Pelota underway. It looks a bit like a cross between tennis and squash. One player stand well back from the other player and has to catch the ball in wicker container before throwing back towards the large wall that the other players stand next to.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1076.13
    Media URN:
    37477
    Group:
    Pathetones
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    17/07/1933
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:20:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:28:15:00 / 01:29:35:00
    Canister:
    PT 172

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