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    Sports news - England and Scotland play rugby, and German gymnasts compete in Bavaria.

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    Item title reads - Sports news.

    Calcutta Cup played at Murrayfield, Scotland. Various shots of the rugby match between England and Scotland. C/U small boy in crowd. J. Roberts races with the ball and touches down for England's second try. C/U two girls watching. M/S D. Rutherford about to take the converting kick, he scores giving England a lead of 13 nil. M/S crowd cheering. Scottish player R. H. Thomson makes a run for the line but is brought down. Ken Scotland takes penalty and scores making it England 13 Scotland 6. M/S crowd. Various shots of match - half time score is England 16, Scotland 6. Ball is passed to I.H.P. Laughland who passes it to Thomson. M/S crowd. Various shots of the match, Malcolm Phillips evades Scottish tackles, he passes to John Young who touches down. M/S crowd. L/S Rutherford taking converting kick to make the score England 21, Scotland 9. M/S crowd cheering. N. S. Bruce gets the ball and passes to R. B. Shillinglaw, it goes to G. Waddell, Laughland, Stevenson, Scotland and Arthur Smith who runs for the line and touches down. C/U man cheering. Various shots of crowd rushing onto pitch at end of match. Final score England 21, Scotland 12.

    Intertitle - 'Bavaria', Germany. National Gymnastic Championships held at Ulm. M/S German gymnast Gunther Lyhs on the high bar, slow motion shots as he swings around. M/S crowd watching. M/S as he dismounts. Various shots of Philipp Furst doing routine on the parallel bars. M/S as he dismounts. C/U two men applauding. C/U of Gunther, who came first, shaking hands with runner-up Philipp.

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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
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    01:08:35:00 / 01:11:02:00

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