Sport: Davis Cup, Sep. 11, 1939

In August 1914, as German troops were slogging through Belgium, the eyes of the sport world focused for a moment on a tennis court at Forest Hills, N. Y. There, in what was probably the most dramatic tennis match ever played, Australasian Tennists Norman Brookes and Anthony Wilding, on the eve of joining their British regiments, captured the Davis Cup from U. S. Tennists R. Norris Williams, Maurice McLoughlin and Tom Bundy.

Last week, with Norman Brookes (now Sir Norman because of "distinguished service to the Empire") looking on,* a new generation of...

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