The Davis Cup 1930

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    Item title reads - The Davis Cup. Britain beats Germany by 3 events to 2, after outlook had seemed hopeless. "Bunny" Austin beats Dr. Prenn in 3 straight sets! Queen's Club, London.

    M/S as they practice tennis strokes before the match. Various shots of the match. M/S of spectators watching the ball go back and forth. Various shots of the match again. The match ends and the two players shake hands. C/U of "Bunny" Austin and Dr. Prenn stood together chatting and laughing.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    01/05/1930
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    19023
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    828.15
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:05:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:26:07:00 / 01:27:12:00
    Canister:
    G 1707
    Sort Number:
    G 1707
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