• Short Summary

    Americans play against Australians in the Davis Cup tennis finals.

  • Description

    Titles read: "US retain DAVIS CUP".

    Germantown, United States of America.

    In the Davis Cup Doubles Final tennis match we see Americans Donald Budge and Gene Mako (sp?) playing against Australians Adrian Twist and Jack Brumage (sp? Brummage?). A large crowd watches and applauds from the spectator stand. The Australians win.

    Several shots of Donald Budge playing Adrian Twist in the singles final. 'The Big Redhead' (Budge) wins, retaining the Davis Cup for America.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    981.02
    Media URN:
    18007
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    15/09/1938
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:19:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:59:00 / 01:02:18:00
    Canister:
    38/74

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