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  • Short Summary

    We see a cricket match in Dublin and some of the Australian cricket team posing for the camera.

  • Description

    This is a duplicate copy of item 232.28 - check for best quality.

    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 Herbert 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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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:15:39:00 / 01:18:53:00
    G 768

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