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    Item title reads - Down beat Kerry.

    All Ireland football final. Croke Park, Dublin. Eire (Republic of Ireland, Southern Ireland).

    L/S band and football teams marching onto pitch. L/S huge crowd. Various shots of kick off, photographers are still on the pitch. L/S crowds. Various shots of the match which is half rugby, half football. Hadden scores point by kicking ball over the bar. Various shots as Kerry equalises. Various shots crowds watching. M/S of another point for Kerry. J. Lennon scores to make it two all. Hadden scores another point. Half time - Down leads 7-5. L/S crowd.

    Various shots of second half, M. O'Connell drop kicks for goal and the ball goes between the top posts. M/S crowd applauding. M/S Down attacking, the ball is kicked in from the right, there is a skirmish and Down are awarded a penalty. M/S crowd. M/S P. Doherty running in to take the kick it goes into the net for Down's second goal. L/S of the scoreboard with crowd in foreground it reads Down 2 goals 7 points Kerry 0 goals 7 points. M/S Kerry attacking, T. Long has the ball he kicks it up towards goal, there is a skirmish and John Dowling of Kerry gets hold of the ball, he punches it across. P. Sheehy kicks for goal but it goes past the post and the match ends with the final score Down 2 goals 10 points, Kerry no goals 8 points. M/S crowd. M/S as the Archbishop of Cashel presents the Cup to K. Mussen, Down's captain. M/S crowd. C/U Mussen with the Cup.

    Cataloguer's note: Down's team: E.Mckay, G. Lavery, L. Murphy, P. Rice, K. Mussen, D. McCartan, K. O'Neill, J. Lennon, J. Carey, S. O'Neill, J. McCartan, P. Doherty, A. Hayden, P. O'Hagan and B. Morgan. Kerry's team: J. Cullotty, J. O'Shea, N. Sheehy, T. Lyons, S. Murphy, K. Coffey, M. Dwyer, M. O'Connell, J.D. O'Connor, S. Murphy, T. Long, P. Sheehy, G. McMahon, John Dowling and T. Lyne.

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    British Pathé
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    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:10:48:00 / 01:12:47:00
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    Hill 16 Kerry Croke Park
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    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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