Defeated But Not Disgraced (1924)

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    Ashington, Northumberland. Title: "DEFEATED BUT NOT DISGRACED. Ashington ... the Miner's Team ... despite grand struggle ... succumb to the the [sic] mighty Aston Villa in the first round for the F.A. Cup". M/S of a team of footballers coming out of the dressing rooms past the spectators, and on to the pitch. The team all wear striped shirts, as does a little boy standing on the sideline (a team mascot?). M/S of the two captains at the centre of the pitch, they shake hands with the referee and each other, the captain of the striped shirt team tosses a coin twice. Various shots of the match in progress. We see one of the striped shirt team throwing a ball onto the pitch. The action of the game moves down to one of the goal mouths, we see a goal being scored by the striped shirt team, the crowd behind the goal erupts in cheers. Note: the repetition of the word 'the' is on the original title. AH 2000. 90,000 historic films, all SEARCHABLE on YouTube at: Join us on Facebook at: Tweet us @britishpathe FILM ID:328.02
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    Newcastle University (Youtube)
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    Resource type: Video
    Added by: Simon Cotterill
    Last modified: 7 years, 3 months ago
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    Picture Taken: Unknown
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