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    Wembley, London.

    This is a duplicate of the newsreel story, film ID 1441.21 - unclear why it is transferred twice.

    Start of the international women hockey on grass match between Ireland and England at Wembley Stadium. SV. Top view, Irish ambassador F. H. Boland and Mr George Tomlinson inspecting teams. SV. Towards, Mr Tomlinson greeting Irish team. SCU. Reverse angle, towards, Mr Tomlinson greeting Irish team. MV. Crowd. LV. Bully off. England (wearing socks) attacking left to right. SV. Girls in crowd. SV. Irish left wing in action. Shankey receives and passes as Irish team bear down on English goal. SV. Captain Marjorie Lodge gets in some good defensive work before passing up field to Russell-Vick who hits long shot forward. SV. E. Lambert (Ireland's goalkeeper) runs out of goal to kick clear but Russell-Vick shoots into net to score England' first goal. MV. Girls cheering, & CU. SV. Bully off, D. Ferguson wins ball and passes up field. SV. Ireland's Shankey chasing ball. SCU. Excited girls in crowd. LV. Ireland attacking English goal. Pressure relieved by some defensive work. Ball to Russell-Vick. She beats Bell and continues to run forward after beating another Irish player. She passes out to Hamilton-Bates who knocks ball forward and runs on. SV. Hamilton-Bates running through and scoring. MV. Crowd applauding. SV. England now attacking goal on left. Ball to Glossop who immediately hits up the middle and England forwards bear down on Irish goal. LV. Hamilton-Bates shoots. Shot deflected by Irish goalkeeper. Russell-Vick runs in to score. MV. Crowd cheering. LV. England bearing down on Irish goal. SV. Hamilton-Bates beats advancing goalkeeper and steers ball into net. SV. Girl jumps for joy. SV. Towards, Allison bearing down onto Irish goal. Irish goalkeeper runs out and kicks up field. SV. Ball to Irish player who passes to O'Reilly. O'Reilly runs up and centres. MV. McCarroll, though harassed by English defenders, runs through to score Ireland's only goal. Final score - England 6, Ireland 1.

    (Orig. Neg.)

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    British Pathé
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    Available on request
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    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:48:44:00 / 01:50:14:00
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    Sport & Leisure
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    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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