Britain defeated Switzerland in the inter-parliamentary ski race at St. Moritz, on Friday, Jan 10?
G.V. ST. MORITZ.
C.U. NO.40 - LORD SELKIRK.
C.U. NO.42 - MR. C. ORR-EWING.
C.U. No.34 - MR. GODMAN.
C.U. No.32 - MR. PITMAN.
C.U. No.38 - MR. MARPLES.
L.V. No.35 - (SWISS) FINISHING DOWN-HILL RACE
L.V. No.38 - MR. MARPLES FINISHING DOWNHILL RACE.
L.V. No.40 - LORD SELKIRK FINISHING DOWNHILL RACE.
L.V. No.41 (SWISS) FINISHING DOWNHILL RACE.
L.V. No.42 - MR. C. ORR-EWING FINISHING DOWNHILL RACE.
S.V. CROWD SHOT.
PAN SHOT No.34 - MR. GODMAN (SLALON)
" " SHOT No.36 - MR. DIAMOND "
PAN SHOT No.38 - MR. MARPLES "
PAN SHOT. No.40 - LORD SELKIRK "
PAN SHOT. No.42 - MR.C. ORR-EWING (SLALON)
PAN SHOT No.44. SIR CHARLES TAYLOR FINISHING.
PAN SHOT. No.42. MR. C. ORR-EWING FINISHING.
PAN SHOT. No.41. (SWISS) FINISHING.
PAN SHOT No.39 (SWISS) FINISHING.
PAN SHOT No.38 MR. MARPLES FALLS AND FINISHES.
C.U. WINNERS. NOS.41, 38, 39.
SPORT: SKI RACING
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Background: 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.