• Short Summary

    Light-hearted item about a game of blow egg football in Gravesend, Kent.

  • Description

    Blow egg football.

    Park House Conservative Club, Gravesend, Kent.

    M/S of team captains of Park House and Forresters tossing the coin, the hollow egg is handed over and put on billiard table. The object is to blow the egg about and get it in the goal at the end. Various shots as each side do this, one gets it in a pocket which is a foul. A goal is scored and the referee blows his whistle. People watch and laugh. M/S as one man is told off for cheating and using a bicycle pump. M/S as a man's false teeth come out on the table and everyone laughs. M/S as one man lays his head on the table, exhausted by the game.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1275.24
    Media URN:
    34419
    Group:
    New pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    09/01/1950
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:20:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:37:07:00 / 01:38:27:00
    Canister:
    NP 278

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