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  • Description

    Item title reads: " Canada's baseball season opens. Thousands of 'fans' disappointed as 'Stars and Stripes' gain narrowest of victories over 'union Jack' in first and 'needle' game."

    Toronto, Canada

    A man in a top hat, arrives, steps out of a limousine at a stadium. A brass band marches past, followed by both teams. Flags are hoisted up a pole, watched by the teams and the crowds. Side view of stadium terraces with the crowds watching and waving flags and banners. View down onto pitch showing pitcher in baseball circle, and a player running between bass. The batsman is seen dropping the bat and running. Various shots of the game in progress.

    Note: flare on screen.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    23/05/1927
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    33005
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    682.28
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:33:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:40:39:00 / 01:42:12:00
    Canister:
    G 1400
    Sort Number:
    G 1400
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    Categories
    Sport & Leisure
    WorkSpaces
    1927/05/23 Wochenschau Canada Baseball Baseball
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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