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  • Short Summary

    A look at the new line up of the England cricket team, captained by A.W. Carr.

  • Description

    Lords, North London.

    Title: "The test for the first test. England's teams chosen after match with "The Rest"."

    Various high angled L/Ss of a cricket match in progress. Various M/Ss of cricketers batting and running. More general shots of the match. Panning L/S of the spectator stands, packed with cricket fans. Various M/Ss of cricketers bowling and batting.

    Intertitle: "Good Luck to A.W. Carr in his first 'Test' as player and captain".

    Various M/Ss of Carr batting.

    Intertitle: "... and we all hope our new 'mystery' bowler, Root (Worcs.) will ... come off".

    C/U of bowler, Root, posing in front of the camera with his cap on.

    Note: item transferred from a fine grain print so has image has high contrast. AH 2000.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    500.28
    Media URN:
    21852
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    10/06/1926
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:29:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:54:24:00 / 01:55:53:00
    Canister:
    G 1301

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