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  • Short Summary

    Women play golf in a competition in Newcastle.

  • Description

    Item title reads: " Women's open Golf Championship. Won by 19 year-old Mlle. Simone de la Chaume of France, for first time in history of the competition."

    Newcastle, County Down

    A crowd of women wearing hats sit chatting in the sunshine seated on steps of a pavilion. A woman in a hat places a tee and takes a strong swing at the ball. A crowd of spectators make their way from one hole to another, mountains in the background. Various shots of golfers and caddies on the fairway. A large cup is presented to the winner, who smiles and poses.

    Note: Modern 1920's woman tackles golf.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    682.33
    Media URN:
    33010
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    23/05/1927
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:26:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:49:22:00 / 01:50:48:00
    Canister:
    G 1400

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