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  • Short Summary

    Toronto beat Reading, U.S.A. at first baseball match of the season.

  • Description

    Canada.

    Title (flash frame): "HOORAY - WE CAN WIN SOMETHING! Thousands of fans wave Union Jacks as Toronto defeat Reading, U.S.A. in first baseball match of the season".

    Various shots of a line players and match officials striding across the pitch, following a marching band. In the background, the stands are packed with spectators.

    High angled L/S of a player pitching the ball. Various high angled L/Ss of players running between bases. M/S of player running between bases. More high angled shots of players running between bases. M/S of one of the fielders catching a batting player out. High angled shot of the pitcher throwing the ball for the batter who hits it and runs. M/S of a player running to a base.

    C/U of the Union Jack being hauled up a flag pole.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    498.04
    Media URN:
    25775
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    25/05/1926
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:04:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:04:22:00 / 01:05:26:00
    Canister:
    G 1296

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