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  • Short Summary

    Schoolboys football match played at the Millwall Football Ground - The Den.

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    Main title reads: "Greenwich and Deptford Schools FOOTBALL CUP FINAL Played at MILLWALL GROUND Saturday, April 26th. GROVE STREET v. ROLLS ROAD."

    Intertitles are grouped together at the beginning of the film. No shots between. i) "Trophy won by Grove Street by 2 goals to 1, after playing extra time." ii) "Teams lining up for presentation" iii) "W.J. Underdown, Esq., Referee." iii) Presentation of Shield by Police Inspector Stote, 'M' Division Police Football Club." iv) "A small section of the huge crowd." v) "Little George Cole, the slippery left-half of Grove Street School." vi) "G. Woodman, the popular 'Skipper' of Grove Street School." vii) "The deciding goal scored by A. Lewis from a corner kick."

    Images then follow. "The Den" football ground, London. C/U of group of boys wearing football kit - striped shirts and white shorts. Pan to show the team line up. Police Inspector Stote is seen standing beside a trophy shield. The shield is presented to one of the players. The boy is also given a medal. The boys come up one by one to get their player's medals. Some of the boys are quite young - they range from about 10 years old to about 14. C/U of one of the smiling players. He chews gum. C/U of young boy holding the presentation shield. He smiles and laughs.

    M/S of crowd of schoolboys watching the match. They cheer and wave their school caps in the air. M/S of the game in progress. Action close to the goal mouth. M/S of another team lined up behind a trophy with a football balanced upon it. C/U of boy holding the football. It has writing on the ball part of which reads "Clifton Hill". He smiles at the camera.

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    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
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    01:48:05:00 / 01:49:53:00

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