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Sportabout: The Amersham Angels V. Luton Ladies in a Muddy Battle


Series Name
British Movietone News


Issue No.
Date Released
2 Feb 1970
Stories in this Issue:
  1. 1News Scene: The Famous Carnival at Viareggio. Huge Floats Bearing Grotesque and Satirical Figures Move Through the Crowded Streets in This Typically Italian Holiday Festival
  2. 2News Scene: Violent Storms Tear an American Naval Cargo Ship from Her Moorings and the Drifting Vessel Crashes Through the Chesapeake Bay Bridge. One Section of the Bridge Missing - The Ship Hardly Damaged.
  3. 3Fashion
  4. 4Sportabout: Sporting Personalities at Variety Club of Great Britain Luncheon
  5. 5Sportabout: The Amersham Angels V. Luton Ladies in a Muddy Battle
  6. 6Sportabout: The Prix d’Amerique - One of Europe’s Most Important Trotting Races - Won by French Entry Toscan
  7. 7Sportabout: Snow-Karting Near Grindenwald
  8. 8Sportabout: The European Speed-Skating Championships Won by Ard Schenk of the Netherlands


Story No. within this Issue
5 / 8
Section Title
MOVIETONE CARD TITLE: Sportabout (Women’s Football). DESCRIPTION: The Football Association now allows womens’ teams to use affiliated pitches. SHOTLIST: CU girl players breasts, pan up to face. MS teams line up of Amersham Angels & Luton Ladies. MS referee brings captains together, tosses coin. GV Amersham kick off, 3 shots general play. MLS Luton goalkeeper tackles opposing player & kicks the ball out to put Luton on the attack. MS Luton player. MLS Luton player receiving treatment after being brought down. GV pan Luton score from free kick.
Sport; Women; Football
Card file number
Leslie Mitchell
Reginald William Smith
Length of story (in feet)
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