• Short Summary

    Mrs Fearnley Whittingstall shows off a new tennis fashion - shorts.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Frinton-on-Sea. What do you think? Mrs Fearnley Whittingstall wears her now famous shorts for first time at a Tournament - setting new fashion."

    Frinton-on-Sea, Essex.

    Tennis star Mrs Fearnley Whittingstall (the former Eileen Bennett) wearing shorts walks out with another player.

    Shots of her standing before the net in her shorts. They are pleated and look more like culottes.

    Shots of her playing various strokes.

    Pan down body of Mrs Fearnley Whittingstall as she talks about her introduction of this new tennis fashion. (Spacing) She notes that the shorts are actually part of a one piece suit.

    Shots of womens' tennis match. Shots of Mrs Fearnley Whittingstall playing.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    729.35
    Media URN:
    6579
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    20/07/1933
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:27:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:45:27:00 / 01:46:54:00
    Canister:
    33/58

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