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  • Short Summary

    Jean Borotra beats G M Lott to win tennis' Davis Cup for France against the USA.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Paris. France wins Davis Cup for 4th time! before President Doumergue and packed stands, with thousands more clamouring to get in - Borotra defeats Lott, after desperate game the score went 2 all. 4-2. 4 all. 5 all. 6-5. 6 all. 8-6!"

    Paris, France.

    Shot of French President Gaston Doumergue watching tennis match.

    Various shots of tennis match between Jean Borotra and G M Lott of United States of America. Borotra is wearing his beret.

    When the Frenchman finally wins he walks, tiredly over to the side of the court to the applause of the crowd. They celebrate by throwing cushions from their chairs onto the court.

    Sound Track Missing.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    717.25
    Media URN:
    6371
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    31/07/1930
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:02:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:51:53:00 / 01:52:55:00
    Canister:
    30/18

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