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  • Short Summary

    England victorious against Australia in cricket.

  • Description

    Title reads: "The ashes are ours. For the first time since 1912. Australia all out for 125 - beaten by 289 in final test".

    Oval, Kennington, London.

    "Crowd go frantic with delight as the wickets quickly fall." Various shots of the match and crowd. Intertitle reads: "Richardson - bowled Rhodes." There is a pitch invasion at the end of the match. C/U shots of one of the players. Intertitle reads: "Collins c. Woolley b. Rhodes." shots of match and crows. "Gregory - c. Sutcliffe b. Tate." More shots of match. Another pitch invasion. Crowds around the stadium: "We want Chapman!" and "We want Rhodes!" read the subtitle. C/U of Rhodes. Shot of crowd waving hats. Spectators mill around the ground.

    More shots of the match. It is possible that these are cuts added on to the end of the released item. Include panning shots of the Oval, shots of the crowd and players, queues outside the ground, lots of nice footage. Whole piece runs for around 23 minutes.

    For shots of captain, A. P. F. Chapman, see record for ENGLAND'S VICTORIOUS CAPTAIN also in G 1322.

    Note: for search purposes - Jack Gregory, Arthur Collins, Frank Edward Woolley, Wilfred Rhodes, Maurice William Tate, Jack Gregory, Herbert Sutcliffe, Percy Chapman.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    3426.01
    Media URN:
    92796
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    23/08/1926
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:23:21:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:00:00 / 01:23:21:00
    Canister:
    G 1322

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