Britain's Great Tennis Triumph In The Davis… 1933

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    Full title reads: "Paris. Britain's great Tennis triumph in the Davis Cup! F J Perry wins final game and regains trophy for England for first time since 1912."

    Paris, France.

    Players line up on court to meet dignitaries before start of Davis Cup tennis match.

    MS of Davis Cup trophy.

    Various shots of mens' singles match. The winner leaps the net to congratulate his opponent.

    Intertitle reads: "In the Doubles - T Borotra and J Brugnon (France) beat - G P Hughes and H G N Lee (England) 6-3, 8-6, 6-2."

    Shots of mens doubles match. (Presumably this Borotra is Jean - He is wearing a beret). The players come to the net at the end of the match.

    Intertitle reads: "F J Perry beat Andre Merlin 4-6, 8-6, 6-2, 7-5."

    Mens singles match. Fred Perry plays Merlin. Perry leaps the net. Crowd begin to throw cushions onto the court along with applause.

    MS of Davis Cup pan to British team.

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    Cataloguer:
    Mark
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    6551
    Sort Number:
    33/062
    Time in/Out:
    01:07:35:00 / 01:10:18:00
    Canister:
    33/62
    Film ID:
    729.07
    Issue Date:
    03/08/1933
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