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  • Short Summary

    A visiting American team play the Irish Free State at football (soccer).

  • Description

    Southern Ireland, Republic of Ireland, Eire.

    Title: "AMERICAN FOOTBALLERS play the Irish Free State Team at Dallymount".

    M/S of the American team riding down a suburban street on five horse and carts, the players wave their hats, one man waves a 'Stars and Stripes' flag. M/S of the American football (soccer!) team posing as a group with their manager in front of their national flag. M/S of the American team walking onto the pitch, they are lead by two players - one carries the American flag, one carries the Irish Free State flag. M/S of the team standing on the pitch - looks like they are listening to their National Anthem.

    Various L/Ss of the game in action. M/S of a goal attempt, the American goalie leaps for it but it goes over the net. More general shots of the match - the Irish team seem more skilled than the American players.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    334.05
    Media URN:
    24276
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    10/03/1924
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:52:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:05:30:00 / 01:07:22:00
    Canister:
    G 1065

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