France Retains Davis Cup 1931

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    Full title reads: "Paris. France retains the Davis Cup. Amidst frenzied enthusiasm, and by narrowest of margins - but 'hats off' to the best team we have had for 20 years!"

    Paris, France.

    Shots of mens singles tennis match. Players run in to the net (one of them jumps it) at end of match. Crowd throw cushions from their seats onto the court. Pan around crowd throwing cushions in celebration.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    30/07/1931
    Sound:
    Mute
    Media URN:
    13317
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    861.17
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    Black & White
    Duration
    00:02:39:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:26:17:00 / 01:28:56:00
    Canister:
    31/61
    Sort Number:
    31/061
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  • The matches being shown were played at the Stade Roland Garros, between 24 26 July 1931.

    jamied 4th May 2012

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