• Short Summary

    American teams beats the English in Tennis' Wightman Cup.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material - no paperwork - dates unclear or unknown

    Title reads: "Women Lead US Comeback In Tennis! American teams keeps Wightman Cup by beating British in singles." American voiceover.

    Line up of United States of America team: Mrs Wightman, Helen Jacobs, Sarah Palfrey, Caroline Babcock, Alice Marble and Mrs Van Ryan. Shots of womens doubles match between Miss Marble and Mrs Van Ryan vs. English pair of Betty Nuthall and Freda James. Singles match Helen Jacobs Vs. Peggy Scriven. CU of Helen Wills-Moody (not playing due to injured back). Helen Jacobs wins and so wins the Wightman Cup for America. The two players run to the centre of the court. Very quick CU of one of the players.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    582.03
    Media URN:
    58962
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:31:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:01:25:00 / 01:02:56:00
    Canister:
    UN 145 K

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