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    Jack Hobbs and Herbert Sutcliffe play cricket at Lords.

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    This is a duplicate of item 506.11 - check for best quality.

    Lords, North London.

    Title: "Second Test Match at Lords ... (Continued)".*

    M/S of a large cricket score board. Players come out on to pitch. L/S of cricket match; player runs and bowls overarm. Intertitle: "Hobbs & Sutcliffe - England's opening pair - started magnificently. (Note: damaged patch covered with Sawdust)". Various M/Ss of cricketers, Jack Hobbs and Herbert Sutcliffe, batting.

    Intertitle: "Slow-motion studies". Various slow motion M/Ss of cricketers batting and bowling. Panning L/S of match (normal speed). L/S of packed spectator stands, pan to show match and more stands. Various L/Ss of match. More slo-mo M/Ss of cricketers batting, bowling and fielding. Various L/Ss of packed spectator stands. More L/Ss of the match. Various M/Ss of cricketers batting and bowling. Various high angled L/Ss of a field converted into a car park. More slo-mo M/Ss of batter. L/Ss of crowds on the pitch in front of the grand stands. More slo-mo cricket shots. More general cricket match shots. More slo-mo shots.

    "England's Team" - nice panning shot of the team - Jack Hobbs smiles broadly - information about who the other players are gratefully received.

    Cuts follow including some nice crowd shots. (Looks more like Ascot to me though! Some are possibly cuts for "8th Varsity Cricket" story on G 1309)

    * note: first half of this item in G 1306 is either missing or in cricket vault.

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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:31:00:00 / 01:37:12:00
    G 1307

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