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  • Short Summary

    Various shots of Australian cricket team - possibly cuts from "They're Well After Those Ashes".

  • Description

    This seems to be a duplicate of item 3432.12 - check for best quality.

    Note: C/U of Don Bradman missing from this version - I think it is in other version - JH 2002.

    This is possibly cuts for the story "They're Well After Those Ashes" from G 1706. There are no intertitles but here is information from old record. See 3440.02 for cut story.

    "They're well after those "Ashes". Australian team - within a few hours of landing - start "shoulder opening" practice at Lord's "the home of cricket." London.
    W. M. Woodfull - Captain.
    C. V. Grimmett - googly bowler and splendid bat.
    P. H. Hornibrook - left-hand bowler and bat.
    E. L. A'Beckett - the all rounder of the team.
    Young Don Bradman - Australia's most prolific batsman.

    Please let Pathe know if you recognise any of the other players seen - good C/Us of various Australian team members. Shots of the team practising their catching skills. Nice team shots.

    Note: original film held in cricket cans.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    3444.04
    Media URN:
    93089
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    28/04/1930
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:05:05:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:05:11:00 / 01:10:16:00
    Canister:
    G 1706

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