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  • Short Summary

    Cricket fans brave cold weather to see Australians and M.C.C. play at Lords.

  • Description

    Lords, London.

    Title: "Arctic Cricket. 20,000 muffled and wrapped enthusiasts filled the magnificent new stands daily for Australians v. M.C.C. Match".

    Panning L/S of lots of cricket fans huddles in their winter clothes in spectator stands looking over the pitch.

    M/S of a cricket team walking out of a pavilion onto the pitch.

    Intertitle: "The new Stands".

    Panning L/S of the cricket match taking place on the pitch in front of the grand looking new spectator stand. Various M/Ss of cricketers batting.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    496.17
    Media URN:
    25765
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    20/05/1926
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:12:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:50:25:00 / 01:51:37:00
    Canister:
    G 1295

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