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  • Short Summary

    M.C.C. Board of Control in session.

  • Description

    Lords, St. John's Wood, London.

    First and exclusive pictures ever taken of M.C.C. Board of Control, in session, at Lord's Cricket Ground.

    Panning shots of the Board of Control seated around a table. Intertitle reads: "P.F. Warner - P. Perrin and A.E.R. Gilligan, were elected Selection Committee with 2 professionals (for first time in Cricket History) - to assist." Another panning shot follows.

    "Lord Harris - Cricket's G.O.M." - C/U of Lord Harris. "...at Lord's, the new concrete stand, to hold the expected thousands, is approaching completion." Panning shot of the stand under construction. More shots of the Board and of men at work on the new stand.

    Lords' New Stand.

    Note: this item is located in the cricket vault.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    3433.21
    Media URN:
    92915
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    02/03/1926
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:59:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:33:01:00 / 01:36:00:00
    Canister:
    G 1272

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