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  • Short Summary

    Game which is a combination of baseball, rounders and an obstacle course.

  • Description

    A continental game which is a combination of baseball, rounders, and a lot of other obstacles.

    M/S of a man taking a swipe at a ball with a baseball bat. He then runs towards a base. Various shots of the game in progress, one part involves jumping some hurdles. Men chase each other, jump hurdles, touch bases etc. Another cameraman filming the game is seen.

    "They say it isn't so monotonous as baseball, and it gives the runners more exercise. More shots of the game. One team plays bare chested.

    Was an item in Pathe Pictorial issue number 656.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    904.13
    Media URN:
    15289
    Group:
    Eve pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    26/10/1930
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:26:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:37:36:00 / 01:39:02:00
    Canister:
    EP 160

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