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  • Short Summary

    Cuts from newsreel 49/68 - Football season starts in cricket weather.

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    Unused / unissued footage - dates and / or locations may be unclear or unknown.

    Cuts from newsreel 49/68 - Football season starts in cricket weather - Manchester and Highbury, London.

    M/S of old lady and others in queue for football match (could be any queue). Pan down from men in queue wearing football scarves to small boy with team scarf. C/U head shot woman wearing pearl necklace and sunglasses. Elevated shot of people joining queues outside football ground; coaches on left of screen. Elderly men in queue. C/U head shot of elderly man. Back view of queue. C/U head shots of man with knotted handkerchief tied over head.

    M/S of Ivor Powell (Aston Villa and Wales) throwing in during match. M/S of Frank Swift (Manchester City and England) signing autographs. C/U of man; pan down to 'Aston Villa' tie. Elevated shot of people passing through turnstiles; pan up to queues outside ground.

    Manchester City players preparing in dressing room. People passing through turnstiles.

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    Film ID:
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    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:50:49:00 / 01:51:38:00
    UN 2156 F

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