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    Footage of 5th test cricket match being played at the Oval. London.

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    This is a duplicate copy of item 2270.04 - check for best quality.

    Unused / unissued material - dates and locations unclear or unknown.

    5th test match cricket (England V. Australia). The Oval, South London.

    LS Norman Yardley and Donald Bradman / Don Bradman walking to wickets to see state of ground. MS Yardley spins the coin - Bradman calls. LS Bradman leading Australian Team from Pavilion. LS Len Hutton and ? Dewes opening batsmen, walking from Pavilion. LS Hutton. LS Back view of cricket spectators applauding. LS Yardley leading English team from Pavilion.

    LS and MS Spectators watching cricket at Oval. LS Spectators in foreground - cricket in progress. LS Spectators standing - applauding. CU Spectator's reaction at cricket. LS Back view of spectators clapping. LS Slow motion studies of Hutton batting, Ray Lindwall bowling, ? Crapp batting, Hutton batting, Lindwall bowling and Edrich batting. LS A batsman. More shots of test match in progress. Some good slow motion shots.

    Note: some good C/U of spectators reacting to play - nudging each other, holding head in hands, looking anxious etc.

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    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:02:51:00 / 01:12:33:00
    UN 2091 A

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