• Short Summary

    America wins the Wightman Cup at Wimbledon.

  • Description

    Titles read: "WIGHTMAN CUP AT WIMBLEDON".

    Wimbledon, London.

    At Wimbledon we see tennis player Helen Jacobs with her arm in a sling because of an injured shoulder; she walks along with a man, probably there to watch the matches.

    Various shots of tennis matches. Commentator talks of Kay Stammers winning against Alice Marble of America. We see Kay Stammers lose to Helen Wills Moody. The Duchess of Kent (Princess Marina) watches the match, then hands a large trophy cup full of flowers to the American players.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    967.49
    Media URN:
    17378
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    13/06/1938
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:54:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:53:58:00 / 01:54:52:00
    Canister:
    38/47

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