May The Luck Be Even And The Best Team Win 1929

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    Full title reads: May the luck be even... and the best team win! First and exclusive pictures of South Africa's young cricket team who will give our best a good game.

    Title reads: "R. G. Deane the skipper dashing "bat" and the only member of the team over 30." M/S of R.G. Deane then shot of him batting in slow motion.

    "Herby" Taylor, opening batsman." C/U of Herby then slow motion shot of his batting technique.

    "J. A. Christie prolific scorer with J. Van der Mewre behind the sticks." Slow motion footage of Christie batting and J. Van der Mewre hitting the stumps.

    "Bruce Mitchell "baby of the team" is a fine all rounder." C/U of Mitchell smiling at the camera then slow motion shot of his technique - batting and bowling.

    Ends with intertitle: "To Be Continued."

    Note: this item can be found in Cricket Can 13. - EB 2000.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    08/04/1929
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    84372
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    2925.09
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:02:28:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:10:20:00 / 01:12:48:00
    Canister:
    G 1596
    Sort Number:
    G 1596
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