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  • Short Summary

    The cricketers Jack Hobbs and Andy Ducat have a friendly game of table tennis.

  • Description

    Introducing our old friend Ping Pong in a new guise ... with two very well-known folk to play it..." L/S of two men playing table tennis with another standing in the middle of the scene as umpire. In case you weren't quite sure about the players, they're Jack Hobbs and Andy Ducat, but they played a lot faster than the next picture..." Slow motion footage of the game played by the two famous cricketers. "This was Andy..." C/U of Andy as he plays. Slow motion footage of him playing. "And this was Jack...." C/U of Jack Hobbs playing. "And it was biff! No wonder Jack smiled! But watch how pleased he was....in "Slow motion". Footage of Jack hitting the ball in slow motion. He looks very pleased with his shot - he smiles. He then applauds himself by hitting the table tennis bat on his clenched fist.

    Was probably an item in Pathe Pictorial - issue number unknown.

    Now in Cricket can 20.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    3455.13
    Media URN:
    48088
    Group:
    Eve pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:23:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:32:26:00 / 01:34:49:00
    Canister:
    EP 290

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