• Short Summary

    The Belle Ville Macfarlands, Canadaw world Champion Ice Hockey team started their tour of Europe in Oslo tonight warming up for a round of 34 matches in the next 62 days.

  • Description


    Roll 1.


    1.
    KING OLAV and CROWNPRINCE HARALD arrives.


    2.
    Pan along Canadian Team before match.


    3.
    C.u. KING OLAV and CROWNPRINCE HARALD.



    1st. round


    4 & 5.
    l.s. Canadian and (5) Norw. team during National Anthems.


    6.
    start of game with Canadians taking initiative.


    7.
    at 2min. Canadians pressing.


    8.
    at 5min. Norw. pressing around Canadian goal, follow puck to N. goal and back to midline.


    9.
    6min. Norw. pressing without getting past phenomenal C. keeper.


    10.
    at 10min. and. 11 at 18 min pressing dangerously Norw. Goal.


    12.
    Billboard with result of first round C. 1 -N.-0.


    13.
    c.u. audience take 14. Hot dogs between rounds.



    Roll 2.


    1.
    shot through Norways goal from aft Canada scores her 2. goal at 2 min of 2nd round.



    2nd round.


    2.
    out of focus.


    3.
    Norw. team pressing


    4.
    12 min Canadian goal no 3.



    Take score board after 2nd round C. 5. N. 0.



    c.u. of enthusiastic kids audience. playing up and down rink.



    Norways 1st goal Wide angle shot from afar followed by scoreboard various takes of game. Then Jubilant Norw. players after Norw. 2nd scoring. Players entering rink for last round. last shot mell??? as canadians team shakes hands with Norw. team after tougher opposition than they had exported, and thanking home team for a tidy, clean and fair although some times slow match.




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    SPORT: ICE HOCKEY

    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: The Belle Ville Macfarlands, Canadaw world Champion Ice Hockey team started their tour of Europe in Oslo tonight warming up for a round of 34 matches in the next 62 days. Canada has played 6 times earlier since 1950 in London, Paris, Oslo, Stockholm -every time making dilletants of their Norwegian opposite numbers. When last they played in Oslo they beat their hosts 12 - 0. Tonight their novice hosts played a different tune and occasionally good Ice hockey. Although the Canadians were after on their skates, quicker on the puck and individually better performers, the home team showed initiative during all three rounds, and really fought the W.Champs. First 2 rounds went to Canada with 5-0 then as the younger and lighter Norwegian team pushed and pressed through the last 20 minutes they did what the roaring 6000 home crowd thought impossible. Homed 2 goals as they carried the game to the canadian half and fought of avrey Canadian initiative before their own goal. The Norwegian KING OLAV V and CROWNPRINCE HARALD watched the game and rejoiced in the new hope that Norway is climbing onto the rink of bigtime Ice hockey.

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    Film ID:
    VLVABL7CDIJZW0J6JCXKRP1RW0Y7U
    Media URN:
    VLVABL7CDIJZW0J6JCXKRP1RW0Y7U
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    05/02/1959
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:05:49:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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