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  • Short Summary

    Good footage of players of the South African cricket team.

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    Full title reads: May the luck be even... and the best team win! First and exclusive pictures of South Africa's young cricket team who will give our best a good game.

    Title reads: "R. G. Deane the skipper dashing "bat" and the only member of the team over 30." M/S of R.G. Deane then shot of him batting in slow motion.

    "Herby" Taylor, opening batsman." C/U of Herby then slow motion shot of his batting technique.

    "J. A. Christie prolific scorer with J. Van der Mewre behind the sticks." Slow motion footage of Christie batting and J. Van der Mewre hitting the stumps.

    "Bruce Mitchell "baby of the team" is a fine all rounder." C/U of Mitchell smiling at the camera then slow motion shot of his technique - batting and bowling.

    Ends with intertitle: "To Be Continued."

    Note: this item can be found in Cricket Can 13. - EB 2000.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:10:20:00 / 01:12:48:00
    G 1596

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