• Short Summary

    Coverage of the University Boat Race and FA Cup semi-finals.

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    Full title reads: "Boat Race: Cup Semi-Finals - Day Out For Sportsmen".

    The Oxford Vs Cambridge University boat race on the River Thames, London. Cambridge win with ease.

    LS CU A section of the crowd on the banks. CU feet on muddy towpath. CU men with folded newspapers as rain hats. LS CU a section of the crowd lining the bank, many of them with umbrellas up. LS MS the Cambridge crew, well in the lead at Hammersmith bridge. LS MS Action shot, side view of Cambridge. LS Cambridge passing the launch at Mortlake 10 lengths ahead of Oxford. Oxford passing the launch.

    The Football FA Cup Semi-final. Liverpool V Burnley at Blackpool, Lancashire.

    CU Spectators in fancy dress. MS Shot of crowd. Shots of play mentioned are Alan Brown of Burnley and Bill Jones of Liverpool. MS Back view of Strong, Burnley's goalkeeper taking a kick. LS Peter Kippax, Burnley, in action. MS back view of goal kick. MS Kippax on the wing. LS Cut in shot of crowd. LS Alf Stubbins and Bill Liddell, Liverpool in action. MS good through the net shot of goalie in action. In extra time Fagin takes corner for Liverpool. More shots of play - game ends in a 0-0 draw. LS of crowd.

    The Football FA Cup semi final. Charlton Athletic V Newcastle United at Elland Road, Leeds, Yorkshire. Charlton win 4-0.

    LS Various shots of the game centring round the Newcastle goal, showing the four goals scored by Charlton. LS Sam Bartram, Charlton Goalie makes a good save from a Newcastle cross. MS Cut in shots of the crowd. MS good shot of Charlton player kicking ball off goal line. MS more shots of Bartram making saves. MS Dawson scores for Charlton. Crowd cheer. More shots of play. LS of Don Welsh scoring for Charlton. Cut in of crowd. LS Welsh scores again. Back view Hurst scores. Crowd cheer.

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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:11:40:00 / 01:16:08:00

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