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    This is a duplicate copy of item 346.08 - check for best quality. Seems to be some cuts on the end of this version.

    Title missing - according to paperwork it read: "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 South African captain 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.

    There seems to be some extra footage in this version not mentioned in cataloguing record for 346.08. Probably cuts. King shaking hands with team, more footage of the game,

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    07/07/1924
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    92902
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    3433.08
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:03:33:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:10:56:00 / 01:14:29:00
    Canister:
    G 1099
    Sort Number:
    G 1098
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Sport & Leisure Historical Figures & Celebrities
    WorkSpaces
    Cricket research 2 Surrey CC England v South Africa - Cricket South Africa Archive
  • Stills

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

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