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  • Short Summary

    Senegal draughts champion Baby Sy wins the drought championship in Holland.

  • Description

    Hague, Holland (Netherlands).

    Various shots inside one of the big rooms in the Hague with 150 draughts boards set on lines of tables. A 150 draughts players seated. Baby Sy, the world famous Senegal champion is seen walking down the lines of boards moving a draught on each board as he passes. He has to pose and thinks at some games, very few. Several close up shots of the champion and some of his competitors. MCU. Baby Sy, the champion.

    (F.G.)

    Date found in the old record - 05/02/1962.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2615.02
    Media URN:
    78075
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1962
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:57:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:02:13:00 / 01:04:10:00
    Canister:
    UN 3584 B

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