• Short Summary

    Wimbledon tennis championships; Fred Perry, Dorothy Round and Von Cram seen playing.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Wimbledon Championships".

    Wimbledon Tennis Championships, London.

    Various shots crowds walking between courts and sitting in grandstands. C/U of tennis players, Fred Perry and Gerry Stratford by net on Centre Court. Various shots of singles tennis match between Stratford (America) and Perry (current champion, Britain). Fred wins easily in straight sets.

    M/S of Dorothy Round and Betty Nuttall walking onto court. Various shots of tennis match between the two women. Dorothy wins 6 sets to 3.

    Various shots of men's singles match between Mr. Von Cram (Germany) and Mr. Hecht (Czechoslovakia). Von Cram wins in straight sets, he headers the ball in victory!

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    885.21
    Media URN:
    13024
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    25/06/1936
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:11:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:30:36:00 / 01:31:47:00
    Canister:
    36/51

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