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  • Short Summary

    Young University students take on the professionals - including Jack Hobbs, Lords, Middlesex.

  • Description

    This is a duplicate copy of item 276.08 - check for best quality.

    Lord's Cricket Ground, Middlesex.

    Full titles read: "Gentlemen v. Players - The young University Bats do good service in the Classic - Cricket Match of the Season.

    L/S 's of the players walking out form the pavilion. L/S's the cricket match underway. M/S of the layers walking onto the pitch.

    Intertitle reads: "Unique picture of Hobbs. (Players' Capt.) bowled for a useful 45." L/S of the legendary cricketer Jack Hobbs hitting the ball with the bat and starting to run. L/S of Jack swiping is bat at the ball, he misses and the ball hits the stumps - he's out!

    Note: presumably the University players are from Oxford and Cambridge.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    3440.23
    Media URN:
    93022
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    24/07/1922
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:29:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:28:48:00 / 01:29:17:00
    Canister:
    G 896

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