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  • Short Summary

    England beats South Africa at cricket in second test match.

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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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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:10:56:00 / 01:14:29:00
    G 1099

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