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    1.
    Dar es Salaam airport sign.


    2.
    Dar es Salaam airport building.


    3.
    Arrival of the aircraft.


    4.
    Acting British High Commissioner Mr. Miles and the members of the Tanganyika Cricket Association receives the M.C.C. team.


    5.
    Acting British High Commissioner Mr. Miles speaks to Mr. G.O. Oates chief of the East African Cricket Commission.


    6.
    Acting British High Commissioner Mr. Miles, Captain (M.C.C. team) M.J.K. Smith and Mr. Watson manager of the team walking towards the airport building.


    7.
    M.C.C. and Tanganyika flag being hoisted at the Gymkhana pavilion.


    8.
    Umpires Mr. Sadikot and Mr. R.J. Pancholi walks to the field.


    9.
    M.C.C. team takes the field led by Captain of the team M.J.K. Smith.


    10.
    M.J.K. Smith (Capt.) Tanganyika performing the toss. M.C.C. won the toss, Tanganyika was asked to bat.


    11.
    Opening bats of Tanganyika R.D. Patel and Nazir Hussein.


    12.
    General view of the opening of the match in Dar es Salaam.


    13.
    M.C.C. Opening bowler Davis Larter bowling.


    14.
    Mr. C.O. Oates, Alban Fernandes (Capt. Tanganyika) and members of the Tanganyika team watching the game.


    15.
    General view of the spectators.


    16.
    Mr. Joseph Nyerere, Parliamentary Secretary of the Ministry of the National Culture & youth, who is the brother of the Tanganyika's President, Acting British High Commissioner, Mr. F.S Miles and the President of the Tanganyika Cricket Association Mr Jaffer watching the match.


    17.
    Tea time break. Hobbs and Johnston coming in to the pavilion.


    18.
    At a pause in play, members of the M.C.C. team autographed a cricket bat in presence of the Acting British High Commissioner Mr. Miles, and Mr. Joseph Nyerere Parliamentary Secretary of the Tanganyika's President. M.C.C.'s captain signs on the bat and to his left is the manager-player of the M.C.C. team Mr. W. Watson.


    19.
    To end general views.



    Story covered after confirmation from Mr. Ray Robinson.




    Initials


    Story covered after confirmation from Mr. Ray Robinson.
    SPORT: CRICKET

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA50Z6ISN1NMOJVVO7XIV467R3Y
    Media URN:
    VLVA50Z6ISN1NMOJVVO7XIV467R3Y
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    08/10/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:44:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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