• Short Summary

    The World Table Tennis Championship Finals at Wembley, London.

  • Description

    Wembley Arena, London.

    Full titles read: "TABLE TENNIS CHAMPIONSHIPS"

    Various shots of the women's table tennis final being played between Dora Emdin and sixteen year old Jean Nicholl. Miss Nicholl eventually wins the championship. Several shots of the men's game in progress between the Czechoslovakian B. Vana and Richard Bargeman of Austria. Bargeman wins the match to become champion.

    M/S's of the two champions. L/S's and M/S's of Jean Nicholl being interviewed outside her home in Harrow, Greater London. She says that she is looking forward to the Wimbledon tennis championships in the summer.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    999.28
    Media URN:
    19297
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    02/02/1939
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:50:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:24:30:00 / 01:26:20:00
    Canister:
    39/10

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