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    Footage of Newcastle beating Arsenal 1-0 at Wembley.

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    Football Association (FA) Cup Final of 1952 - Newcastle United beat Arsenal (1-0)
    Wembley Stadium, London.

    GV. Teams coming out onto field. SV. Teams coming out onto field. Arsenal nearest. Ray Daniel with plaster cast jumping up and down. GV. Crowd waving. SCU. Pan, Joe Harvey and team mates. SV. Mr. Winston Churchill inspecting Newcastle team. Shakes hands with Jackie Milburn. CU. Newcastle team including George Robledo. SV. Joe Mercer introducing Arsenal team to Churchill. CU. Arsenal players including Ray Daniels still jumping on toes. CU. Mr. Churchill. SV. Newcastle team breaking away. SV. Mr. Churchill greeting Mr. Clement Attlee in box. GV. Kick off (Newcastle kick off in stripes) Left to right. GV. Crowd. MV. Holton throws in and Arsenal attack ball to Lishman who tries an overhead back kick which just misses scoring. SV. Cowell lying on ground after diving to head clear. SV. man smoking pipe furiously in crowd. GV. Newcastle attack. ball to Walker. SV. Walker to Milburn, Milburn with way blocked to goal back passes to Billy Foulkes, Foulkes kicks first time into centre but ball is headed clear to Joe Mercer, who neatly beats opponent. GV. Arsenal starting to attack. CU. Lishman receiving and passing to Cliff Holton who is robbed by Brennan who boots upfield. LV. Newcastle attacking. Daniel receives knock. CU. Daniel holding wrist and nodding that he is okay. SV. Crowd. LV. Arsenal attacking. Nice passing movement. Holton to Lishman, Lishman heads ball up in air, dashes forward to head it on its way down. Simpson dashes from goal. SV. Simpson dashing from goal, clears ball with a flying kick. Joe Harvey and Ted Robledo complete clearance. LV. Newcastle attacking. Attack broken up and a long through pass sets Arsenal away again. MV. Freddie Cox playing on opposite wing, running through with ball he centres and goalie Simpson is forced to dive at feet of advancing Arsenal forwards. He saves and clears upfield. MV. Walker chasing ball, he centres, Swindin dashes out of goal, misses ball which is kicked high up in air. SV. Swindin waiting for ball to drop. He is again beaten by a high jumping Newcastle player, but ball is headed off line. Various shots of Lionel Smith in play.

    GV. Crowded Wembley Stadium. Gen. side view of crowds. STV. of crowd pan up to G.V. of play in second half. SV. Play - Jackie Milburn beats Forbes and Mercer, but his pass is intercepted by Don Roper playing at right back, Roper to Smith, Smith kicks upfield. LV. Simpson runs out, collides with attacker, they both fall on ground. SV. person in crowd. LV. Newcastle attacking down right wing. SV. Ball past across Arsenal goalmouth but Milburn tackled in the act of shooting, nudges ball just wide of goal, George Robledo holds head. SV. Crowd. LV. Newcastle attacking, Mitchell shoots, his shot is carried by Swindin who falls over team mate, ball narrowly misses open goal, players on ground, (injured). SV. Injured players on ground. SV. Crowd. CU. Ted Robledo collects and sends Mitchell away. LV. Mitchell does spectacular dribble, he beats Roper, leaves another Arsenal man on ground, beats two other Arsenal men, but delays final shot when way to goal is blocked, but passed out to Forbes, he passes to team mate, runs forward for return pass but looses ball, Roper covering up slams it upfield. SV. Arsenal attacking Simpson saves in spectacular fashion a long shot from Cliff Holton he is charged by Freddie Cox, but recovers and clears up field. CU. Newcastle supporter shaking head, saying No. LV. Newcastle attacking, Mitchell heads goalwards, Swindin pulls his shot from under bar clears upfield. GV. Newcastle attacking. SV. Crowd rising to feet. CU. Type shouting. LV. Mitchell centres, George Robledo heads goal. GV. Crowd cheering. Teams shaking hands at end of game. Crowd cheering. LV. Newcastle walking up to box. SV. Arsenal team watching. SCU. Joe Harvey receives FA Cup, from Churchill (Clementine Churchill is next to him). Crowd cheering. Newcastle team leaving Box. CU. Newcastle team being mobbed. SV. Pressmen. SV. Team mates lifting Harvey and cup. CU. Harvey with Cup.

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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:44:19:00 / 01:49:17:00

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