Canada's Baseball Season Opens 1930

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    Item title reads - Canada's baseball season opens and 15,000 fans go wild with excitement as "Union Jack" gains narrowest of victories (6-5) over "The Stars and Stripes". Toronto, Canada.

    M/S as bandsmen in kilts march across the stadium followed by the baseball teams. M/S as Union Jack is raised next to Stars and Stripes flag, the teams line up in front of them. M/S of the Union Jack. M/S as the players run to their positions. L/S of the game, M/S's of bowler and batter. M/S as they run across the diamond. Various shots of the game including aerial views.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    26/05/1930
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    19081
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    830.35
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:30:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:53:43:00 / 01:55:13:00
    Canister:
    G 1714
    Sort Number:
    G 1714
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