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  • Short Summary

    Olympic and world judo champion Anton Geesink retires in Dutch village.

  • Description

    Rumpt, Holland (Netherlands).

    Several shots of small village of Rumpt, Holland. Villagers gathered to welcome the Olympic and world judo champion Anton Geesink who has decided to retire there. Village orchestra is playing, crowd looking on as Anton Geesink arrives in car. Geesink is feted on the announcement he will retire and live in the village. The band plays and he drives through the crowd of villagers in a horse drawn cart.

    (F.G.)

    Date found in the old record 31/10/1965.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    3142.12
    Media URN:
    88469
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1965
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:09:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:33:50:00 / 01:34:59:00
    Canister:
    UN 4074 F

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