• Short Summary

    Britain defeated Switzerland in the inter-parliamentary ski race at St. Moritz, on Friday, Jan 10?

  • Description

    Britain defeated Switzerland in the inter-parliamentary ski race at St. Moritz, on Friday, Jan 10 by 85.10 penalty points to 135.02. The team was; Mr. Ernest Marples (Postmaster General), Sir Charles Taylor, Mr. C. Orr-Ewing (Under-secretary for air), Mr. J. Diamond and Mr. J. Pitman, in that order.

    In the Alpine Combination, the British team took the third to seventh places. The Postmaster General, who captained the British team, won the downhill race by two-tenths of a second, and was well on his way to winning the slalom when he fell at the last gate. He finished thid after two Swiss MP's.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA28Q0DFHKFA6K7Y7UZFLXK5Y1Q
    Media URN:
    VLVA28Q0DFHKFA6K7Y7UZFLXK5Y1Q
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    10/01/1958
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:48:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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