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    Malcolm Sugden and Mary Wright win the Nissen Table Tennis Tournament. Crystal Palace.

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    No title - Nissen Table Tennis Tournament. Crystal Palace, London.

    L/S the Nissen Table Tennis Tournament in progress at Crystal Palace. Zoom in to Mrs Mary Wright, playing back to camera, versus Mrs Pauline Piddock, facing camera. M/S Mrs Piddock. M/S rally in progress, Mrs Piddock loses the point. C/U the table. Zoom back to show Men's Final in progress. Facing camera is Alan Hydes. Back to camera Malcolm Sugden, (Scottish). Various shots rally in progress. C/U Hydes. Various shots of the match. M/S Hydes, zoom back as Hydes loses point and Malcolm Sugden wins match.

    M/S Mary Wright preparing to serve for Women's Finals. M/S as opponent Jill Shirley, returns the ball. (Jill is facing the camera). Various shots of the rally. C/U Mary Wright. M/S rally. C/U Jill. M/S rally still in progress. M/S Mary Wright, C/U Jill Shirley's feet. M/S Jill, she hits net which gives game to Mary Wright. C/U and L/S Jill Shirley reaching forward for the ball. M/S as Jill walks round table to congratulate Mary. C/U Malcolm Sugden, looking "Googly-Eyed", down at his cheque for £100. C/U cheque. C/U Malcolm Sugden and Mary Wright laughing.

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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:09:35:00 / 01:10:43:00

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