• Short Summary

    A NEGRO UNIVERSITY STUDENT HAS BEEN CHOSEN AS A MEMBER OF THE UNITED STATES DAVIS CUP TEAM.

  • Description

    A NEGRO UNIVERSITY STUDENT HAS BEEN CHOSEN AS A MEMBER OF THE UNITED STATES DAVIS CUP TEAM. HE IS 19-YEAR-OLD ARTHUR ASHE,OF THE UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES. HE IS THE FIRST NEGRO TO BE CHOSEN FOR THE TEAM.

    ASHE IS SEEN HERE PRACTISING WITH HIS COACH (BACKGROUND SOF). HE HAS HAD A DISTINGUISHED SPORTING CAREER. WHILE IN HIGH SCHOOL HE WAS A NATIONAL SCHOLASTIC ATHLETIC CHAMPION. HE HAS WON THE NATIONAL JUNIOR INDOOR TENNIS TITLE TWICE, AND IS NOW RANKED 18TH IN THE UNITED STATES.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA5MCAOKIYCD6QS2IKNS9W9F2XW
    Media URN:
    VLVA5MCAOKIYCD6QS2IKNS9W9F2XW
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    23/05/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:33:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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