• Short Summary

    Footballer Tom Finney helps a pub with its charity collection for Lancashire playing fields.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Burnley. Pennies For Play Fields".

    Burnley, Lancashire.

    CU Of 2 gallon whisky barrel filled with pennies on the counter of the pub - they have been collected for Lancashire Playing Fields. SV Of Footballer Tom Finney behind the bar with the Landlord Sam Clegg, Tom Finney walks over to the whisky barrel filled with pennies. CU Tom Finney looking at whisky barrel. CU People watching. SV Tom Finney and Sam Clegg lift the barrel between them and tip it over edge of counter the pennies start dropping out. CU Blanket held below the counter with pennies falling into it. SV Tom Finney, Sam Clegg holding the barrel with pennies falling out. CU With blanket money pouring into it very fast. CU Man drinking beer he raises his glass in the air. SV Tom Finney, Sam Clegg now holding up empty barrel they place it back on the counter and shake hands. CU People watching. CU Landlord and Tom Finney the landlord hands a cheque to Tom Finney for the amount of pennies that was in the barrel.

    (Orig. Neg.)

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:20:35:00 / 01:21:20:00

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