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    Testimonial cricket match in Sydney.

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    Cinesound Review item.

    Full title reads: "Mailey-Taylor Testimonial: Big Cricket Singles Out Tour Probables."

    Sydney, Australia.

    MS. Arthur Mailey and Johnny Taylor talking together, then turn to watch cricket match going on in background. LS. Ray Lindwall bowls to Rutherford, who hits it for two MS. Prime Minister Robert Menzies and Syd Smith watching game. LS. Lindwall bowls to Rutherford who hits it for another two. CU. McKay LS. K. McKay / Mackay and Rutherford run, after McKay has hit ball from Lindwall. CU. Johnny Taylor. LS. McKay hits ball to score his century, and raises his bat to crowds applauding. MS. Woman watching. LS. Rutherford hits ball to score his century. MS. Men watching cricket, dressed only in shorts and hats. LS. Richihe Benaud misses ball. LS. Ian Craig hits ball for four. LS. Syd Smith leads Mailey and Taylor onto field, amidst applause. LS. Mailey clean bowls Taylor with first ball. MS. Crowd applauding. LS. Benaud makes his century. LS. Scoreboard. LS. Lindwall bowls to Alan Davidson MS. Arthur Mailey and ex-Governor General Sir William McKell watching. CU. McKell. LS. Bratchford bowls to Ian Johnson and pan with the ball as it rolls the fence. Bratchford is caught out by Burke (LS) LS. Davidson bowls to Burke who hits it for four. LS. Johnson bowls to Peter Burge who hits it for four. LS. GV. The match in progress. (F.G.)

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    Film ID:
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    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:08:55:00 / 01:12:13:00
    UN 2815 G

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