• Short Summary

    32'YEARS OLD DENNIS KELLY, POLICE-SERGEANT FROM SCOTLAND YARD WAS THE BEST MAN IN FREE-PISTOL SHOOTING IN HELSINKI, WHERE POLICE- MEN FROM 11 COUNTRIES WERE COMPETING IN EUROPEAN CHAMPIONSHIPS.

  • Description

    1.
    General shot at the competition place


    2.
    Dennis KELLY, the winner in free-pistol


    3.
    from left: KELLY, William White (9th in Olympic shooting) G-B, and Cedric Hill, all belonging the British team.


    4.
    Score-board


    5.
    Small girls keeping their fingers in ears against shooting-noise.


    6.
    Score-board.


    7.
    CU: shooting hand


    8.
    Heinz MERTEL (left) W-Germany, 4th in free-pistol and the winner in Olympic Shooting Gunther WERBER (W-Germany) result: 571.


    9.
    CU: the winner WERBER


    10.
    CU: target where can be seen 5 x 10.


    11.
    Main shot


    12,13.
    Figure-shooting


    14.
    Norwegians congratulating the winner of class Big-pistol 30x30 shots: Arvid MIKKELSEN, result 572.


    15.
    CU: the winner Mikkelsen.



    Some results:



    Free-pistol (indiv.)



    1. Dennis Kelly GB 545



    2. Evert Bramhed, Sweden 543




    Initials



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    Background: 32'YEARS OLD DENNIS KELLY, POLICE-SERGEANT FROM SCOTLAND YARD WAS THE BEST MAN IN FREE-PISTOL SHOOTING IN HELSINKI, WHERE POLICE- MEN FROM 11 COUNTRIES WERE COMPETING IN EUROPEAN CHAMPIONSHIPS. ALSO 2ND INDIVIDUAL VICTORY WAS WON BY KONSTABLE REGINALD THORP FROM EAST SUSSEX IN CLASS : PETIT CALIBRE - COUCHE. (in English?)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA7UAKOA1YOWI499116Z8LPS81V
    Media URN:
    VLVA7UAKOA1YOWI499116Z8LPS81V
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    05/07/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:20:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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