• Short Summary

    Veterans cricket match is organised in Australia.

  • Description

    This is a duplicate of item 1274.21 (and 1247.20?) - check for best quality. This version may be incomplete - cuts out rather abruptly.

    "Hail Hitter" is an item about the manufacture of cricket bats. Location of events unknown. We see all the processes involved in this craft.

    Australia.

    Start of veterans cricket match organised in Australia. Teams including Clem Hill, Clarrie Grimmett, Herb Collins, Bill Ponsford, Alan Kippax, Jack Gregory, Charlotte Charlie McCartney, walking onto field - all well known Australian veteran cricket players. Various shots of the cricket match in progress.

    (Mute & Track Negs.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    3458.10
    Media URN:
    93255
    Group:
    New sound pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    15/06/1939
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:38:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:14:24:00 / 01:17:02:00
    Canister:
    NSP 168

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