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  • Short Summary

    The entire town turns out to welcome back F.A cup winners, Bolton Wanderers.

  • Description

    Bolton, Lancashire.

    Title missing. According to original issue sheet it should read: "Town turns out, en masse, to cheer Bolton Wanderers, F.A. Cup Winners".

    M/S of team members dressed in smart suits stepping into a charabanc decorated with rosettes and ribbons, a man passes up the famous Football Association Cup to one of the players. M/S of the captain leaning on the windscreen holding up the cup. M/S of the bus turning the corner of a street of terrace houses.

    High angled shot looking over the heads of a densely packed crowd, of the charabanc coming down the main streets, people on either side of the road cheer wildly. M/S of the winning team posing with the cup and Bolton's mayor, they all look very proud and happy. M/S of the two open topped buses coming down another crowd lined street, press photographers scurry past the camera. High angled shot of a swelling crowd waiting for their heroes, panning shot follows the two charabancs eventually pass.

    Cuts / out takes start at 01:27:34. C/U of a little boys standing in a terrace street, he twiddles around an umbrella the players' names painted on. Various shots of the captain standing behind the windscreen, holding up the cup. Various shots of different players and the mayor holding the cup. Otherwise, shots are the same or similar to those in the edited story.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    490.08
    Media URN:
    25709
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    29/04/1926
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:54:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:26:17:00 / 01:29:11:00
    Canister:
    G 1289

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