• Short Summary

    England V S. Africa cricket, Aussie kids send food, and Malcolm Campbell on Coniston Water.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "One Minute News".

    Trent Bridge Cricket Ground, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire.

    South Africa V England. First test ends in a draw.

    LS MS Various shots of Denis Compton and Norman Yardley batting, in the stand that saved the match for England. MS the scoreboard. LS Compton walking off having scored 163. LS Yardley is caught out by Tuckett and walks off.

    Australian children send gifts of food to England.

    LS MS A line of schoolchildren in Devonport, Tasmania placing tins and packets of food in a line of the pavement. MS CU the food pile along the road. VS piles of tins of food. The aim was to make a line of food a mile long.

    Coniston Water, Lake District, Cumbria. Sir Malcolm Campbell's water speed test trail.

    LS General view of Coniston Water. CU Malcolm Campbell and daughter, Jean, head and shoulders. Various shots of the boat 'Bluebird II' in action. MS Campbell being helped out of 'Blue Bird' after the trial run.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:49:46:00 / 01:52:01:00

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