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    This is a duplicate of part of item 94.20 - check for best quality.

    The start of the second test match at Lord's between England and Australia.

    SV. English cricketing team taking the field (first 7' for super title) & LV. SV. Arthur Morris and Hassett taking field. GV. Crowds in front of Pavilion. CU. Father Time weathervane on top of pavilion. GV. Game in progress. CU. Evan's pan to Hassett waiting for ball. SV. Pan Brian Statham bowling. CU. Hassett hits and runs. LV. Hassett completing run. CU. Morris hits and runs. LV. Morris hits four. LV. Crowd applauding. LV. Bedser bowling.

    CU. Morris being stumped. LV. Morris standing in front of wicket after being stumped and walking off. CU. Pan, Morris walking back to pavilion. CU. Crowd applauding. GV. Play. CU. Alec Bedser (Bedser twins, Alec & Eric) bowling. CU. Hassett hitting one run, zoom out to fielder returning to Evan's. CU. Hassett at wicket. SV, Pan Statham bowling. CU. Hassett hitting his 50th run. CU. Crowd applauding. CU. Hassett acknowledging crowd. CU. Scoreboard - 101. LV. Harvey at wicket preparing for next ball. SV. Pan Bailey bowling.

    LV. Harvey hitting zoom in to Watson picking up and returning. SV. Brown and Hutton conferring. SV. Bedser holding new ball. SV. Harvey at the wicket waiting for ball. GV. Play, Bedser bowling to Harvey L.B.W. CU. Bedser appealing L.B.W. CU. Pan, Harvey walking back to pavilion. CU. Crowd applauding. GV. Play. Hassett scores his 100th run. CU. Hassett acknowledging applause. LV. Crowd standing and applauding. SV. Pan, Hassett walking out.

    SV. Crowd. GV. Graham Hole hits and scores run. SV. Don Kenyon fielding and returning. SV. Crowd. Type drinking beer. LV. Hole walking back to pavilion. SV. Crowd applauding. LV. Bowler bowling to Keith Miller. CU. Miller hits and runs. LV. Fielder running after ball. CU. Evan's squatting behind wicket. SV. Miller being bowled out by Wardle. Zoom out to G.V. Miller walking back to pavilion. SV. Massed Crowd.

    Note: second day's play found on the "cricket tapes" version of this story - following shots not listed on original record for 53/48.

    Next morning - Doug Ring and ? Davidson take the field. Wardle bowls Ring out. Hassett and Davidson play on. Bedser bowls to Hassett. He is caught by Trevor Bailey. 291 for 7. Bedser to Ray Lindwall (?) Hutton fumbles a catch. Statham to Ray Lindwall. Davidson is caught. Australia are all out for 346.

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