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  • Short Summary

    Aston Villa football players have a game of finger football (forerunner of table football) before they start training for real. Birmingham, West Midlands.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Football is coming. Aston Villa players use finger football game as prelude to serious training. Birmingham, West Midlands.

    M/S of a clergyman stood with two football players, they take a seat at a table with a big net over the top, they press levers at the side which cause flaps in the table to spring up, throwing the small ball about. The clergyman referees. They get up and swap sides. M/S as they play again.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    218.24
    Media URN:
    21914
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    16/08/1920
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:42:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:39:50:00 / 01:40:32:00
    Canister:
    G 694

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