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  • Short Summary

    International bowls competition held in Richmond.

  • Description

    Richmond, Greater London.

    Title: "S. Africa's Bowling Team show Championship form in Match with Mid Surrey".

    M/S of a group of men standing and sitting in four rows as if they were posing for a group photograph. Most of the men are middle-aged or elderly, they stand in front of a hut decorated in bunting. C/U of two of the men sitting in the front row.

    Various shots of the men taking part in a lawn bowling competition; there appears to be several matches happening simultaneously on the green.

    Cuts / out-takes start at 01:12:36. Additional shot of a larger group, including some women. Various shots of individuals taking their turns to bowl the ball. M/S of a couple, the man wears a striped blazer, another man introduces the couple to a succession of gentlemen - the South African / Mid Surrey team? Otherwise shots same or similar to edited story.

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    Film ID:
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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:11:31:00 / 01:14:27:00
    G 1296

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