• Short Summary

    Members of the Sussex Ladies Ice Hockey Club have a practise game and men box on the ice for fun.

  • Description

    Full titles read: "The Speed Girls. - Ice Hockey is Women's latest sport - the girls are practising for a - - -" (remainder of title is obscured by timecode.)

    Hove, Brighton.

    M/S of six young ladies in gymslips on an ice-rink, holding ice hockey sticks. Another girl skates into shot; she says they are the Sussex Ladies Ice Hockey Club and are going to play a practise game. Various shots of the girls playing ice hockey - during this section we hear a man's voice say "Alright, the mic's moved".

    Intertitle reads: "The men give the watchers a new kind of laugh - boxing on ice, one man minus skates! (The --- [?] is Harry Mason, the well-known boxer.)" (may be incorrect - part of title is obscured by timecode.)
    M/S of two men boxing on the ice; one wears ice skates, the other just wears boots (he could be Harry Mason).

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1008.22
    Media URN:
    36690
    Group:
    Pathetones
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    21/04/1930
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:09:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:43:40:00 / 01:45:49:00
    Canister:
    PT 004

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