• Short Summary

    FLAGS OF 23 NATIONS - AT THE KAWANA HOTEL, 70 MILES FROM TOKYO, JAPAN, WHERE ON SATURDAY THE THIRD WORLD AMATEUR GOLF TEAM CHAMPIONSHIPS ENDED WITH THE UNITED STATES FOUR-MAN TEAM RETAINING THE EISENHOWER TROPHY WITH AN EIGHT-STROKE VICTORY OVER CANADA.

  • Description

    1.
    GV OF THE FLAGS OF THE NATIONS TAKING PART IN THE CHAMPIONSHIPS.
    0.03

    2.
    GV OF THE EISENHOWER TROPHY
    0.07

    3.
    GV BRITISH TEAM RECEIVING THEIR MEDALS FROM MR. TURCAN
    0.15

    4.
    SV AUDIENCE APPLAUDING
    0.18

    5.
    GV OF THE CANADIAN TEAM WALKING UP TO RECEIVE THEIR MEDALS.
    0.25

    6.
    SV PAN OF THE CADDIES
    0.28

    7.
    GV OF THE AMERICAN TEAM BEING GIVEN THEIR MEDALS
    0.31

    8.
    GV OF THE AMERICAN TEAM WITH THE CAPTAIN JOHN D. AMES HOLDING THE EISENHOWER TROPHY
    0.41

    9.
    CU OF MR. AMES HOLDING TROPHY
    0.43

    10.
    LV OF THE AMERICAN TEAM
    0.48

    11.
    CUPAN..DITTO
    0.53

    12.
    GV OF THE TROPHY
    0.56

    13.
    CUPAN..OF THE CANADIAN TEAM
    1.02

    14.
    GV OF THE CEREMONY
    1.05



    Initials DD/S/MGT/EEH


    SPORT: GOLF
    NOTE PROD NO 6172/62 REFERS

    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: FLAGS OF 23 NATIONS - AT THE KAWANA HOTEL, 70 MILES FROM TOKYO, JAPAN, WHERE ON SATURDAY THE THIRD WORLD AMATEUR GOLF TEAM CHAMPIONSHIPS ENDED WITH THE UNITED STATES FOUR-MAN TEAM RETAINING THE EISENHOWER TROPHY WITH AN EIGHT-STROKE VICTORY OVER CANADA. BRITAIN AND IRELAND FINISHED THIRD.

    PLACE WINNERS' MEDALS AND THE IMPRESSIVE-LOOKING EISENHOWER TROPHY WERE PRESENTED TO THE GOLFERS BY THE CHAIRMAN OF THE CHAMPIONSHIP'S ADMINISTRATIVE COMMITTEE,MR. HENRY H. TURCAN. THE TROPHY WAS RECEIVED BY THE AMERICAN CAPTAIN, MR. JOHN D. AMES.

    ALSO PRESENT AT THE CEREMONY WERE THE GOLFERS' CADDIES - JAPANESE GIRLS IN THEIR LATE TEENS AND EARLY TWENTIES. ALL THE COMPETITORS PAID TRIBUTE TO THE CADDIES WHO WERE ALWAYS ON DUTY IN THEIR SMART,BLUE UNIFORMS. AND THEY IN TURN THANKED THE GOLFERS. TWO GIRLS WERE QUOTED AS SAYING THAT FOREIGN PLAYERS WERE MORE CONSIDERATE THAN THE JAPANESE MALE. "THEY HELP YOU WITH YOUR HEAVY BAGS AND GIVE YOU A BOOST UP THE SLOPES, SAID ONE.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA1HSKXXKH5DI6MDTR5L4YI5P9I
    Media URN:
    VLVA1HSKXXKH5DI6MDTR5L4YI5P9I
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    15/10/1962
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:06:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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