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Footscray
vs.
Melbourne
Grand Final 1954
Some action from all quarters
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Audio-Visual
Commentators
Some bloke
written
up as
"Mr Football"
Some of the Footscray cast
John Kerr
#1
Teddy Whitten
#3
Charlie Sutton
#6
Arthur Edwards
#11
Ron Stockman
#17
Dave Bryden
#18
Jim Gallagher
#24
Doug Reynolds
#28
Ron McCarthy
#33
President
Otto Grobbecker
Coach
Charlie Sutton
Captain
Charlie Sutton #6
Some of the Melbourne cast
Ken Christie
#4
Lance Arnold
#10
Laurie Mithen
#11
Bob Johnson
#18
Don Williams
#25
Noel Clarke
#26
John Beckwith
#30
Ronnie Barassi
#31
Noel McMahen
#35
President
Bert Chadwick
Coach
Norm Smith
Captain
Geoff Collins #8
Field Umpires
Field Umpires Jack McMurray Junior
Boundary Umpires
Boundary Umpires Malcolm Henderson
William Treloar
Goal Umpires
Goal Umpires Alfred Rees
Edward White
Inside the Charts:
Sh-Boom by The Crew Cuts
"Alan Martin handballs over to Donald – they had a beautiful combination around the half back line picked up by Johnny Kerr best on ground in 54 Grand Final -effort by that player towards Gilmore. A stab pass by Gilmore a beautiful pass hits Jack Collins right on the chest."

Ted Whitten narrating this in 1991
Saturday 25th September 1954 from the MCG
Footscray
vs.
Melbourne
Grand Final 1954
This retrospective made sometime prior to 1983 Grand Final
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Audio-Visual
Commentators
Lew Richards
Teddy Whitten
talk through
the 8 minutes
Some of the Footscray cast
Jack Collins
#2
Peter Box
#5
Roger Duffy
#7
Don Ross
#9
Alan Martin
#19
Wally Donald
#22
Herb Henderson
#25
Harvey Stevens
#32
Brian Gilmore
#34
President
Otto Grobbecker
Coach
Charlie Sutton
Captain
Charlie Sutton #6
Some of the Melbourne cast
Denis Cordner
#1
Ian McLean
#5
Ken Albiston
#6
Geoff Case
#7
Geoff Collins
#8
Stuart Spencer
#12
Geoff McGivern
#17
Ralph Lane
#34
Ken Melville
#38
President
Bert Chadwick
Coach
Norm Smith
Captain
Geoff Collins #8
Field Umpires
Field Umpires Jack McMurray Junior
Boundary Umpires
Boundary Umpires William Treloar
Malcolm Henderson
Goal Umpires
Goal Umpires Edward White
Alfred Rees
Inside the Charts:
Three Coins in the Fountain
"There goes Doug Reynolds once more this is a nice piece of football you will see him take a handball back here & eventually the ball bounces back into his arms & he puts it through on his left boot, we could do anything in the last quarter"

Teddy Whitten
Saturday 25th September 1954
Hawthorn
vs.
Footscray
Grand Final of 1961
Nearly all of the 1st quarter (misses the first bounce)
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Commentators
Mike Williamson,
Bert Deacon,
Geoff Raymond
Reg Hickey
Some of the Hawthorn cast
Les Kaine
#1
Graham Arthur
#2
Graham Cooper
#10
Malcolm Hill
#11
Steadman Hay
#20
John Peck
#23
Cam McPherson
#26
Reg Poole
#29
Colin Youren
#30
President
Dr Sandy Ferguson
Coach
John Kennedy
Captain
Graham Arthur #2
Some of the Footscray cast
Merv Hobbs
#2
Teddy Whitten
#3
Bob Ware
#4
Keith Beamish
#6
Bob Spargo
#8
Cameron McDonald
(Onka) #9
Alex Gardiner
#12
Barney McKellar
#30
Ian Bryant
#37
President
Harry Dolphin
Coach
Teddy Whitten
Captain
Teddy Whitten #3
Field Umpires
Field Umpires Frank Schwab
Boundary Umpires
Boundary Umpires Herb Kent
John Hicks
Goal Umpires
Goal Umpires Keith Cree
William Ludlow
Inside the Charts:
A Scottish Soldier (Green Hills of Tyrol) by Andy Stewart
“Has a second bite of the cherry and puts it though, that’s his second, Johnny Quarrell’s second”


Michael Williamson
Saturday 23rd September 1961 from the MCG
Hawthorn
vs.
Footscray
Grand Final 1961
Nearly all of the 2nd quarter (misses start of qtr)
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Commentators
Geoff Raymond
Reg Hickey
Mike Williamson
Bert Deacon
Some of the Hawthorn cast
Graham Arthur
#2
Morton Browne
#4
John Fisher
#5
Ian Law
#7
John Winneke
#12
Ian Mort
#14
John Cunningham
#19
John Peck
#23
John McArthur
#28
President
Dr Sandy Ferguson
Coach
John Kennedy
Captain
Graham Arthur #2
Some of the Footscray cast
Merv Hobbs
#2
Teddy Whitten
#3
Bob Ware
#4
Keith Beamish
#6
John Schultz
#14
John Quarrell
#15
John Hoiles
#23
Jack Slattery
#24
John Jillard
#25
President
Harry Dolphin
Coach
Teddy Whitten
Captain
Teddy Whitten #3
Field Umpires
Field Umpires Frank Schwab
Boundary Umpires
Boundary Umpires John Hicks
Herb Kent
Goal Umpires
Goal Umpires William Ludlow
Keith Cree
Inside the Charts:
Take Good Care of My Baby by Bobby Vee
"Well Beamish is down on the ground and I didn't hear the siren go there but the siren has gone, Mike you heard it did you?"




Geoff Raymond
Saturday 23rd September 1961
Hawthorn
vs.
Footscray
Grand Final 1961
3rd quarter in whole
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Audio-Visual
Commentators
Mike Williamson,
Bert Deacon,
Geoff Raymond
Reg Hickey
Some of the Hawthorn cast
Morton Browne
#4
John Fisher
#5
Brendan Edwards
#9
Graham Cooper
#10
John Winneke
#12
Ian Mort
#14
Cam McPherson
#26
John McArthur
#28
Garry Young
#31
President
Dr Sandy Ferguson
Coach
John Kennedy
Captain
Graham Arthur #2
Some of the Footscray cast
Bob Ware
#4
Charlie Stewart
#5
Alex Gardiner
#12
John Schultz
#14
John Quarrell
#15
Graham Ion
#17
John Hoiles
#23
John Jillard
#25
Bernie Lee
#29
President
Harry Dolphin
Coach
Teddy Whitten
Captain
Teddy Whitten #3
Field Umpires
Field Umpires Frank Schwab
Boundary Umpires
Boundary Umpires John Hicks
Herb Kent
Goal Umpires
Goal Umpires Keith Cree
William Ludlow
Inside the Charts:
Hello Mary Lou by Rick Nelson
Very interesting to note that Beamish is off the ground for Footscray, he's been replaced by Charlie....Charlie.... Stewart from Shepparton who gets his big chance this afternoon on the half forward flank, Quarrell goes into the roving position in the forward pocket
Bert Deacon
Saturday 23rd September 1961 from the MCG
Hawthorn
vs.
Footscray
Grand Final 1961
4th quarter in whole
Produced By
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Audio-Visual
Commentators
Mike Williamson
Geoff Raymond
Reg Hickey
Bert Deacon
Some of the Hawthorn cast
Les Kaine
#1
Ron Nalder
#3
Malcolm Hill
#11
John Cunningham
#19
Steadman Hay
#20
Phil Hay
#22
Reg Poole
#29
Colin Youren
#30
Garry Young
#31
President
Dr Sandy Ferguson
Coach
John Kennedy
Captain
Graham Arthur #2
Some of the Footscray cast
Charlie Stewart
#5
Cameron McDonald
#9
Ken Duff
#16
Graham Ion
#17
Charlie Evans
#28
Bernie Lee
#29
Barney McKellar
#30
Ian Bryant
#37
Barry Ion
#38
President
Harry Dolphin
Coach
Teddy Whitten
Captain
Teddy Whitten #3
Field Umpires
Field Umpires Frank Schwab
Boundary Umpires
Boundary Umpires Herb Kent
John Hicks
Goal Umpires
Goal Umpires William Ludlow
Keith Cree
Inside the Charts:
Crying by Roy Orbison
"However we would like to take this opportunity of congratulating our director Alf Potter I'm sure all of you watching this telecast at home have enjoyed the pictures you've seen as a result of the great work done by our cameramen & our crew here & especially the work of our director Alf Potter"
Michael Williamson
Saturday 23rd September 1961 from the MCG
Essendon
vs.
Footscray
Round 9 of 18 from 1964
Some of the 4th quarter
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Commentators
Don Hyde
Jim Taylor
Keith Drinan
Some of the Essendon cast
Terry Rodgers
#2
Lindsay McGie
#4
Geoff Gosper
#6
John Birt
#11
Barry Capuano
#12
Don McKenzie
#24
Ken Timms
#25
Graham Beissel
#29
Paul Doran
#36
President
Bill Brew
Coach
John Coleman
Captain
Ken Fraser #23
Some of the Footscray cast
Frank Johnson
#11
Rob Taylor
#12
Ken Duff
#16
John Jillard
#25
Ray Walker
#26
Don McKenzie
#30
Barry Smith
#31
Ivan Marsh
#33
Algy Vosilaitis
#34
President
Jim Miller
Coach
Teddy Whitten
Captain
Teddy Whitten #3
Field Umpires
Field Umpires Bob Gaudion
Boundary Umpires
Boundary Umpires Desmond Fitzgerald
Richard Kidd
Goal Umpires
Goal Umpires Bryan Grant
James Perry
Inside the Charts:
Tell It On The Mountain by Peter, Paul & Mary
"Coutts baulks and turns around handballs to Hobbs
he couldn't miss it’s a goal and its Merv Hobbs third"
Jim Taylor
Saturday 13th July 1964 from Windy Hill
St Kilda
vs.
Footscray
Round 11 of 18 from 1966
10 minutes of the 4th quarter
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Audio-Visual
Commentators
Mike Williamson
Alan Gale (Butch)
Some of the St Kilda cast
Rodger Head
#1
Ross Oakley
#12
Brian Sierakowski
#13
Kevin Neale
(Cowboy #18)
Kevin Billing
#22
Kevin Roberts
#23
Darryl Griffiths
#25
Ian Rowland
(Doggy #26)
Jack Austin
#39
President
Graham Huggins
Coach
Alan Jeans
Captain
Darrel Baldock #4
Some of the Footscray cast
Georgie Bisset
#6
Alan Mannix
#8
Bryan Pleitner
#11
Kelvin Delmenico
#18
Peter Shanahan
#21
Ron McGowan
#22
Rod O'Connor
#23
Graeme Chalmers
#27
Gary Dark
#43
President
Jim Miller
Coach
Teddy Whitten
Captain
Teddy Whitten #3
Field Umpires
Field Umpires Stan Fisher
Boundary Umpires
Boundary Umpires Bernie Lowden
Harold Marsh
Goal Umpires
Goal Umpires Harold (Steve) Stevens
Leslie Barratt
Inside the Charts:
Tar and Cement by Verdelle Smith
"Here is the kick now from Jillard to the wing position on the outer side Schultz in front takes the mark in front of Mynott."
Mike Williamson
Saturday 2nd July 1966 from Moorabbin
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