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    Wales beat France in Rugby International at Swansea

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    Swansea, Wales - Wales beat France in Rugby International.

    SV. Welsh team taking field.
    SV. Policeman chasing a leek- carrying sailor.
    GV. Crowd. GV. Wales with a squared Nos: kicking off right to left.
    SV. A Welshman and Frenchman collide ball out of play.
    LV. Goal posts - crowd in background.
    MV. Alun Thomas dropping goal players congratulating.
    TV. Crowd applauding. MV. Scrum - France attacking. Welsh tackling and intercepting very keen.
    CU. A one-eyed Welshman in crowd laughing;
    MTV. France attacking. Scrum. J. Carabignac receives dashes through passes to M. Pomathios who races through to touch down.
    LV. J. Prat. converting. T.V. Crowd applauding.
    SV. M. Pomathios throwing in to French Line out.
    SV. Fierce scrummage in which a few punches are thrown W. O. Williams disappears under a pile of players. Ball forced into touch.
    LV. Scoreboard - France 5 Wales 3 - half time. GV. Wales attacking-infringement
    CU. Girl in crowd.
    LV. Lewis Jones scoring with penalty kick GV. Crowd cheering.
    LV. Wales attacking. SV. Crowd.
    LV. Lewis Jones scoring with penalty kick.
    SV. Crowd. SV. Fierce play as Wales attack - play dissolves into last goal melee
    SV. Scoreboard - France 5 - Wales 9.
    Teams leaving field.

    (Orig. Rota Lav.) (Orig. "A")

    Players featured - L. Jones (Wales) and for France, M. Pomathios, and Jean Prat

    Selected Originals exist for this item - see other records.

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    Film ID:
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    Unissued / unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:36:37:00 / 01:38:54:00
    52/26 (Special)

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