• Short Summary

    Tennis - USA wins Wightman Cup again, score 7-0.

  • Description

    Wimbledon, London.

    MV. Mrs Clement Attlee greeting American team after winning the tennis Wightman Cup at Wimbledon. SV. Pressmen. MV. Mrs Attlee presenting Cup to Americans. MV. Crowd. SV. Mrs Hilton of Great Britain wearing white strap on wrist, serving. MV. Mrs Betty Hilton winning first set. Ball goes over. SV. Umpire taking score. MV. Louise Brough serving double fault. CU. Crowd applauding. SV. Mrs Hilton awaiting service. MV. Mrs Brough serving. Smashes ball which causes Mrs Hilton to duck. MV. Crowd applauding. MV. Mrs Hilton serving. She plays back into net to give Mrs Brough game, set and match. MV. Mrs Hilton congratulating Brough. MV. Crowd applauding. CU. Mrs Brough and Mrs Hilton shaking hands.

    (Orig. Neg. & Lav.) (Orig. G.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1472.16
    Media URN:
    48037
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    22/06/1950
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:17:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:32:36:00 / 01:33:53:00
    Canister:
    50/50

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    "Withtman" in the title should read Wightman.

    "Mrs Clement Attlee" is Violet Attlee.

    "Mrs Hilton" is Betty Hilton.

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