• Short Summary

    France beat England at football + centenary of the bicycle ceremony in Scotland.

  • Description

    Title reads: "Sports Briefs".

    Colombes Stadium, Paris, France.

    Various shots of football match between England (in white shirts) and France. France win by 2 goals to 1 thanks to brilliant goal keeping by Da Rui. England players seen are Carter, Hagan, Lawton and Williams. French players seen include Prooff and Vaast.

    Scotland.

    Bicycle centenary ceremony at Courthill Smithy. Various shots of the unveiling the plaque in memory of Kirkpatrick MacMillan, the inventor of the bicycle 100 years ago. Various shots of elderly cyclist with large beard, Jock Miller, riding an early bicycle.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1380.11
    Media URN:
    45161
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    23/05/1946
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:09:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:19:26:00 / 01:20:35:00
    Canister:
    46/41

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