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  • Short Summary

    Scotland beat England 1 goal to nil in football match at Hampden Park, Glasgow. Scotland.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Scotland - the champions. Before huge crowd "the thistle" wins soccer international honours, defeating England by narrow margin of 1 goal to nil. Hampden Park, Glasgow, Scotland.

    L/S of people queuing to get into the ground. M/S as the two football teams emerge from the tunnel and get applause from the crowd. The two captains shake hands and toss the coin. Various shots of the match, we do not see the goal being scored.

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    Film ID:
    786.10
    Media URN:
    35748
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    15/04/1929
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:18:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:13:27:00 / 01:14:45:00
    Canister:
    G 1598

Comments (2)

  1. jamied says

    The game was played on 13 April 1929.

    "The two captains shake hands" - the Scottish captain is Jimmy McMullan.

    The referee, seen at 00:41, is Arthur Joseph.

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  2. J hunter says

    I am the referee's (proud) grand daughter. If possible please correct his name to Arnold Josephs.

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