• Short Summary

    American players win Men's and Women's table tennis championships from Wembley.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Table Tennis Crown Is Won By America".

    Wembley, London.

    LV GV Elevated of the Womens Singles Final in progress. Helen Elliott (Scotland) V Peggy McLean (USA) MV Elliott serves. USA point. Elliott serves. They rally ball hits edge of table and goes out. McLean's point SV Cut in of umpire. MV Elliott serves. They rally. Elliott slams. Beat McLean. SV Elliott serves. LV McLean and Elliott rally. SV Elliott in action MV McLean serve. Rally. McLean's point. McLean serving again. Rally. McLean's point Girls walk round table. Shake hands and walk to prize giving table. SV McLean holding cup. Shaking hands with 'Ping Pong' Parker. CU McLean with cup.

    MV Victor Barna and Marty Reisman. Barna serves, rally and point to Burma. Barna serves. Rally Reisman's point. SV Reisman receiving from Barna. Reisman. scores point. He serves. MV Rally between Barna and Reisman. Point to Reisman. They change ends. CU Barna receiving. MV Rally. Barna slams and scores point Barna serves. Rally Point scored by Reisman. Barna serves. Reisman's final point. Reisman runs round and shakes hands with Barna. Both walk to prize giving table. CU Reisman receiving plaque.

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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:55:46:00 / 01:58:41:00

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