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    Old Trafford, Manchester.

    GV showing covers over wicket (1st. 7 ft for super title). CU man with head covered with newspaper. It is raining. GV crowds outside ground. CU man with umbrella. SV pan, people wearing raincoats. One man eats his fish and chips from newspaper in queue.

    LV inspecting wicket, & SV. SV crowds inside ground holding up umbrellas. SV Yardley, Hutton, Wyatt & Brown walking away from pitch. SV covers being pushed away from pitch, & GV. SV L. Hutton and Hassett toss up. LV England take the field, & SV. SCU pan, Morris and Hassett leaving pavilion. Back view, Arthur R. Morris and Hassett leaving pavilion. SV crowd. LV Bedser (Alec or Eric, they are twins, both playing) bowling to A. L. Hassett. Hassett hits and runs. SV Bailey fields and throws ball back. LV Bedser to Morris (Morris out). SV scoreboard reads 15 - 1.

    Zoom into Morris walking back to pavilion. SV crowd applauding. SV Bedser bowling. SV Hassett hits ball behind. Godfrey Evans dives but fails to stop it. GV play. CU T. E. Bailey bowling. SV Hassett scoring two runs (zoom back). SV W. Watson fielding. SV pan, Bailey bowling. SV Keith R. Miller hits and runs. SV crowd. SV showing four slips awaiting ball. Top view, Bailey with four slips bowling to Miller. Miller hits and runs.

    SV Bedser to Miller who is hit on knee. LV crowds. CU Hassett at wicket. Top view, Bailey bowling to Hassett. LV Hassett put and walking back. SV scoreboard reads 48 - 2. CU Bedser bowling, lift arms as he bowls Miller. LV Miller out and walking back, zoom in. LV crowd. SV Bedser bowling. CU Harvey batting, hits and runs. GV play.

    Third cricket test match between England and Australia - three Australian wickets for 48.

    (Orig. Neg.)

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    British Pathé
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    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:04:09:00 / 01:07:02:00
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    Sport & Leisure
    Cricket research 6
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    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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