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  • Short Summary

    England beats South Africa at cricket in second test match.

  • Description

    ENGLAND'S FINE WIN. England beat South Africa in second test match.

    High angled L/S of a large cricket ground, the spectator stands are packed. Panning shot over a cricket match in progress. M/S of the game showing a player batting.

    C/U of one of the captains introducing his team to King George V, the King shakes each player's hands. M/S of the King and the cricket captain chatting.

    Various M/Ss of a player batting. C/U of the score board. High angled L/S of the packed stands, the spectators are clapping politely.

    Intertitle: "Jack Hobbs and Sutcliffe, who made the game safe for England, scoring 268 for first wicket".

    Panning shot following Hobbs and Sutcliffe as they stride onto the pitch.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    346.08
    Media URN:
    24489
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    07/07/1924
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:31:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:24:12:00 / 01:25:43:00
    Canister:
    G 1099

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