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  • Short Summary

    Football - it's the Cup final and Sheffield United triumph over Cardiff City.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Sheffield United wins the cup. "The Blades" - traditional cup fighters - win "soccer" football's highest honour for 4th time by one goal victory over Cardiff city.

    Intertitle - 'the packed arena seen from the air.' L/S aerial view of the stadium, all the people look very small. L/S as the camera pans across the packed stands.

    Intertitle - 'Duke of York greets the teams.' L/S as Prince Albert walks down the line of football players and shakes their hands.

    Intertitle - 'Sheffield win the toss.' L/S as they look at the ground to see the coin then walk off. Various shots of the game, a cameraman films from the side of the goal. Various shots of the match, L/S from above.

    Intertitle - 'Tunstall - the flying inside left - who scored the winning goal.' M/S of Tunstall stood in front of the camera smiling. L/S of the huge crowds cheering and waving their hats. Various shots of the game, L/S as lots of spectators run across the pitch. L/S of the teams amongst the crowd.

    Intertitle - 'W. Gillespie - Irish international - United's captain - the "brains of his side."' M/S of Gillespie stood on the pitch smiling and looking at the camera.

    Intertitle - 'J. Blair - the Scottish captain of the Welsh team. "Better luck next time."' C/U of Blair's face looking at the camera and squinting in the sun. Various shots of the match again.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:20:50:00 / 01:24:52:00
    G 1184

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