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    Material relating to newsreel story 'Joke-A-Stroke-Golf!' - 52/78.

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    Selected originals (offcuts, selected scenes, out-takes, rushes) for story 'Joke-A-Stroke-Golf!' - 52/78.

    Material for newsreel story Some extra shots. - Some shots out of rack.

    Temple Golf Club, Maidenhead, Berkshire. Charity Golf Match for the Playing Fields Association.

    SV. Bob Hope walking on to tee. (first 7 feet for super title). SV. Bing Crosby walking on to tee shaking hands with policeman. LV. Crowd around tee. CU. Crosby and Hope. Crosby: "Are you in form for today?" Hope: "Oh, I'm in fine shape - I've had my second cup of tea, with a cup of adrenaline and I'm ready". Bing: "You know I think you'd better get along home - you're beginning to look like your passport picture." Hope: "Isn't that something - I look like Bela Lugosi with Peter Lorre's head, don't I. You should see my passport picture. You know most passport pictures you look as if you're looking through a porthole. Mine looks like I'm sick and can't get the porthole open. I say we ought to get our competitors in here, don't you think?" Bing: "Here's Ted Ray". SV. Crowd. SV. Bing: Give him a hand folks, he's going to Korea to entertain tomorrow." Hope: "And here is Mr. Donald Peers. This is Crosby with tea right here. What's this a shady nook". Peers: "That's right". Ray: "Do you think we're going to beat these boys, Donald?" Peers: "I think so" Ray: "I think you are, I'm not". SV. Crowd. CU. Ray, pan to Hope. Hope: "Isn't it lovely being here in California. I just love it - look at that sky. This is the only place in the world where you can get four seasons in one day. We'd better hurry it'll be snowing before the third hole you know."

    Extra shots around the golf course.

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    Selected originals
    British Pathé
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    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:21:48:00 / 01:24:50:00
    52/78 J (Selected Originals)

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