• Short Summary

    Leeds United footballer John Charles is refused transfer by the team directors.

  • Description

    Leeds.

    SV John Charles with his wife Peggy and six weeks old baby in home. CU John Charles. CU John Charles tickling baby's chin. CU John Charles. SCU Mrs Charles holding baby. SCU players entrance to stadium - Leeds F.C. CU Mr Trevor Morris, the Cardiff City manager, outside ground. SV John Charles wearing his No 5 centre half jersey in play (he is equally at home at centre-forward, No 9). Charles in complete command of the goal area. He begins a typical dazzling run to set his own forwards in motion. LV play, in floodlight, game with Hibernians. SV Charles again calmly deals with situation and again sends his team away. SV manager Raich Carter telling Charles in dressing room that directors will not grant his transfer request - they shake hands. SCU John Charles in dressing room.

    (Orig Neg.) (Title Scene "K")

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    194.36
    Media URN:
    30027
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    04/10/1954
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:00:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:53:55:00 / 01:54:55:00
    Canister:
    54/77

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