A Great Sportsman Passes 1934

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    Full title reads "Hendon A GREAT SPORTSMAN PASSES - and all will join in Mr George Allison's farewell tribute to Mr Herbert Chapman - football genius and great gentleman!"

    Hendon, Greater London.

    Mr George Allison seated at his desk speaking to the camera. He talks about the great loss of football, then about how great person Herbert Chapman was etc. During the speech images of the funeral are seen: processions of cars with a coffin covered with flowers passing through crowded streets. Several shots of the cemetery. People standing, piles of flowers and wreaths are seen, men carrying coffin, etc. Return to Mr Allison finishing his speech.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    11/01/1934
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    8513
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    775.05
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:02:49:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:06:09:00 / 01:08:58:00
    Canister:
    34/4
    Sort Number:
    34/004
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    Sport & Leisure Historical Figures & Celebrities Entertainment & Humour
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    Herbert Chapman Funeral
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