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    Item title reads - Irish Cricket Season Opens. Mr R. W. Powers XI v Mr. H. Rollins XI in Trinity College Senior Trials. Dublin.

    Various shots of a match in L/S. We see people laid on a grass bank watching them. L/S of the match again. We see the players walking off the pitch.

    Intertitle - 'Warwick Armstrong Captain "the genial giant" and Australia's greatest cricketer.'
    M/S of Warwick batting. C/U as he looks at the camera.

    Intertitle - 'H.S. Collins Vice Captain'. C/U of Collins looking at camera.

    Intertitle - 'A. Mailey - "the wrist work wizard". M/S of Arthur Mailey looking at a cricket ball and throwing it in the air, he speaks to someone off camera.

    Intertitle - 'J.M. Gregory batsman bowler and wonder in the slips'. M/S of Jack Gregory standing before the camera and smiling.

    Intertitle - H. Carter the veteran keeper and hero of innumerable test matches.' He crouches down behind the stumps, we also see him standing up in C/U.

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    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Film ID:
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:46:58:00 / 01:50:05:00
    G 768
    Sort Number:
    G 0768
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    Sport & Leisure Historical Figures & Celebrities Entertainment & Humour
    1920-1929 JULY Rugby Order batemen Early Dublin Early Dublin
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    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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