Sales started, snow in London & test match in Australia.
SV. Sign 'Sale', & CU. CU. Tilt shot sign 'Sale'. LV. Interior of store, crowds rushing through doors, & SV. & MS. GV. Packed store. CU. Sign - 'Reduced to Half Price'. SV. Women talking over bargains on counter. SCU. Sign of reduction. SV. People sorting over coats on racks. MV. Fast forward shots of people rushing round store. SV. Fast forward shot of assistant pulling clothes from box. SV. Fast forward shot, people turning over goods on counter SCU. Fast forward shot, people turning over goods on counter. SV. Fast forward, assistants packing goods.
SNOW IN LONDON
GV. Snow falling heavily on Oxford Street. GV. Snow falling heavily on Oxford Street. Pedestrians struggling along pavement. SV. People walking along pavement. Snow falling heavily. SV. Bus splashing through slush. CU. Policeman being splashed by passing cars. GV. Pigeons in Trafalgar Square. CU. Pigeons and footprints in snow. SV. Pan, snow covered huts and equipment, pan to workmen around fire.
TEST MATCH IN AUSTRALIA
SCU. Man without a shirt sunbathing in crowd while watching the England versus Australia cricket test match. LV. Lindwall bowling to Washbrook. Washbrook scores. SV. Arthur Morris fielding and returning. SV. Lindwall running up to bowl. LV. Lindwall bowls to Reg Simpson. Australians appeal for LBW (leg before wicket). SV. Umpire. SV. Ian Johnson bowling. SV. Len Hutton makes false stroke. SV. Johnson throwing hands in air. SCU. People in crowd wearing paper hats. SV. Jack Iverson bowling. SV. Hutton scoring and running. SV. Lindwall chasing ball but another fielder saves his arm by throwing for him. SV. Crowd. SV. Parkhouse taking stance. SV. Iverson bowling to Parkhouse, who scores round leg. SV. Crowd applauding. LV. Iverson bowling to Freddie Brown. Australia's appeal for LBW. SV. Lindwall running up to bowl. LV. Lindwall bowling to Alec Bedser. Alec Bedser clouts him. SCU. Sailors in crowd. LV. Bill Johnston bowling left-handed to Wright. Johnston throws hands in air. SCU. People applauding and rising from seats. LV. Players grabbing for stumps and walking off field. Australia wins the match.
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