• Short Summary

    England beats Scotland 16-3 in the international rugby duel in Twickenham.

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    Twickenham, Middlesex.

    Start of the international rugby match between England and Scotland. GV. Kick off. Scotland in dark shirts. England in white. Scotland kicking from right to left. The ball sails into the English half. SV. Jackson with the ball starting to run and is brought down by Allan. The ball goes loose, another English man kicks it into touch. GV. Massed crowd. LV. Bartlett looses the ball, Smith grabs it and is tackled by and English player. CU. The two men falling on the ground. Pan as Jackson is running with the ball but he is set upon by Allan and Robson and he drops the ball. Bartlett rushes in but misses it. Smith picks the ball up and tries to get through but he is stopped and passes it back to Allan. Allan receives it but is tackled by Robins and pulled to the ground. Ball is loose and they all try to dive in and get it. SCU. Crowd. LV. Smith tries to kick forward but Butterfield grabs it and starts to run. He passes it to Phil Davies who dives over for a try. Conversion failed. Half Time - England 3 Scotland 0. GV. Scoreboard. LV. England move in again. Butterfield receives the ball and passes it to Davies who, although tackled, tries to get it to Jackson. Jackson tries to kick it forward but a Scotsman stops it with his hands. SV. Crowd. GV. Bob Challis runs to kick and ball goes between the posts. England 6 up. GV. Crowd applauding. SV. Scotland now having been awarded a penalty. Ken Scotland stands ready to take the kick. GV. Pan as Ken Scotland kicks and the ball sails between the posts. England 6, Scotland 3. SV. England move in again. Jackson running with the ball. Dodging the Scotsmen. GV. Jackson still running with the ball. Passes to another Englishman who passes it to Butterfield - Butterfield to Peter Thompson and Thompson is tackled and brought down. The ball goes loose and there is a scrummage for it. Davies picks it up and runs forward. He is brought down and the ball goes loose again. Scotsman and Englishman dive on it but the referee calls for play to stop. CU. Men in crowd.

    GV. Players coming out of scrum, Higgins has the ball. Picks himself up but is brought down. As he goes down he passes ball to Thompson, who, although tackled by Smith and others, dives. GV. Crowd applauding. LV. Challis about to take the kick. He kicks and the ball sails between the posts. GV. Scoreboard - England 11, Scotland 3. GV. Scrum in front of the Scottish posts. SV. Ball is picked up by Jeeps. He is pulled down and there is a scramble for it. Bartlett kicks it back to Higgins who receives it and starts to dash, dodging Scotsmen on the way. He dives over. GV. Cheering crowd. GV. Challis kick the ball between the posts - England 16 Scotland 3.

    (Lav.) (Orig. B)

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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:21:41:00 / 01:24:01:00

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