• Short Summary

    Women's football match between munitions workers and electrical engineers.

  • Description

    Part of issue SWING TIME.

    Location of events unknown.

    Various shots of game of women's football between electrical engineers (team name the "Bright Sparks") and munitions workers (the "Great Guns"). We see women footballers lacing their boots and powdering their noses before the game. Various shots of match, it appears to be taking place on a school playing field. A small crowd watches. At half time one of the injured players has her head mopped with a damp sponge. More shots of the game. The "Great Guns" win. Nice shot of two of the players embracing.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1570.23
    Media URN:
    50411
    Group:
    New sound pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    27/12/1943
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:08:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:42:57:00 / 01:44:05:00
    Canister:
    NSP 404

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