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  • Short Summary

    Various shots of schoolgirls playing baseball - also shots of Babe Ruth and Walter Johnson.

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    Cardiff, Wales.

    "Adam isn't the only pebble on the baseball beach, girls! What about these - " High angle shot of girls walking onto a playing field. The girls are mostly in gym slips - teenage school girls. High angle shot of a baseball game in progress. "Admittedly, we haven't got a mighty swiper like this "home runner" (Babe Ruth)." Slow motion shots of Babe Ruth in action - he hits a ball. Slow motion footage of one of the girls missing a shot. "They may not be able to "pitch" like Walter Johnson of U.S.A." We see slow motion footage of Walter Johnson throwing a ball. "But, they're coming on." Slow motion footage of the girls pitching and swinging for the ball. "Safety first!" Slow motion footage of a girl ducking as one of the bowls comes directly towards her head. More shots of the game.

    Was an item in Eve's Film Review - issue number unknown.

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    Eve pictorials
    British Pathé
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    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:16:33:00 / 01:18:38:00
    EP 005

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