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    ROLL NO.1



    This roll was exposed on the first day of the game on 30.10.1969.



    Various shots for crickeners playing (Graveney, Coldwell, Gifford, Headley & Ibadulla) and players of Kuwait Select, I.



    Shots for spectators, children - women - men of different nationalities.



    Officials from Kuwait and K.O.C. watching the game.



    Long shot for the pavilion.



    ROLL NO.2



    This roll is exposed to cover games played on 31.10.69



    Various shots of cricketers playing - Graveney, Ibadulla, Gifford & Neadley playing against Kuwait Select II.



    Cutaway for people watching the game.



    ROLL NO.3 90 feet is exposed only.



    Members of the Cricket group visiting KOC installations



    Shots entering the Display Centre



    Shots visiting a ell Head (Christmas Tree) with Storage Tank Farm in background.



    Shots visiting the South Pier, Mina al Ahmadi



    Shots of Mina al Ahmadi beside an Oil Tanker leading.



    Shots of the KOC Refinery & L.P.G. (Liquid Petroleum Gas).



    ROLL NO.4 70 feet is exposed.



    Shots at Seif Palace (The Official Palace of H.H. The Amir of Kuwait)



    Shots of old harbour



    Shots for the group shopping at the gold market - where local people - men and women are in the picture.



    Close up shots for gold displayed.




    Initials


    SPORT: CRICKET
    N.B. There is a tendency of one step over exposure in most of the exterior shots.
    The camera lenses have up to 'f' 16 only and there is only one filter slot which we used for the 85 filter (the conversion filter).

    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

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    Film ID:
    VLVA3O65Q6TUAECYHV60U8Z77W3ZG
    Media URN:
    VLVA3O65Q6TUAECYHV60U8Z77W3ZG
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    30/10/1969
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:09:14:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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