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  • Short Summary

    Various portraits of South African cricketers - we see their technique in slow motion.

  • Description

    Lord's Cricket Ground, St John's Wood, London.

    Main title reads: "South African Cricketers - Continued". H. B. Cameron, wicket keeper and first class bat." C/U of Cameron then slow motion footage of his technique.

    "R. H. Catteral, 67 test average last tour, is timing and hitting as hard at then." C/U of Catteral then slow motion footage of his technique (slight tape disturbance at this point).

    "A. L .Ochse, faster than Larwood, they say." C/U of smiling Ochse then slow motion footage of his technique.

    Note: this item is located in the cricket vault. - EB 2000.

    For search purposes: Horace Brackenridge 'Jock' Cameron, Harold Larwood.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2925.11
    Media URN:
    84374
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    18/04/1929
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:27:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:13:59:00 / 01:15:26:00
    Canister:
    G 1599

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