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  • Short Summary

    Blackburn Rovers go through their paces - training exercises: Hutton, Healless, Cambell, Rankin etc.

  • Description

    Blackburn Rovers are seen in football training.

    High angle shot of the team playing handball. We then see some of the team at running practice. 3 of the lads do "On your marks, get ready, go" and run off. Various shots of the boys running. Hutton is given a leg massage by trainer Matherton. They both look at the camera and smile. Healless (the Captain), Campbell and Rankin are seen in C/U standing in a row. We then see a big C/U of one of the men. Puddefoot is shown in C/U. We then see him take a shot.

    Jones is seen in C/U then taking a shot in L/S. Rigby is seen in C/U smiling, he then kicks the ball. Crawford is seen in C/U, then in goal saving a shot. We then see all the boys in training, heading the ball to each other and practising goal scoring.

    Was an item in Pathe Pictorial issue number 563.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1168.16
    Media URN:
    40348
    Group:
    Eve pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    14/01/1929
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:42:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:37:40:00 / 01:41:22:00
    Canister:
    EP 135

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    "Hutton" is Jock Hutton.

    "Healless" is Harry Healless.

    "Campbell" is Austen Campbell.

    "Rankin" is Willie Rankin.

    "Puddefoot" is Syd Puddefoot.

    "Jones" is Herbert Jones.

    "Rigby" is Arthur Rigby.

    "Crawford" is Jock Crawford.

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