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Footscray
vs.
Melbourne
Grand Final 1954
Some action from all quarters
Field
Field Umpires
Jack McMurray Junior
Boundary
Boundary Umpires
Malcolm Henderson
William Treloar
Goal
Goal Umpires
Alfred Rees
Edward White
Round
Rounds
1954 0925
Grand Final
Saturday
Quarters
Quarters
1
2
3
4
Produced By
Extracted From
Audio-Visual
Commentators
Some bloke
written
up as
"Mr Football"
W
R
W
R
01-24
01-18
Sat
April
17
Western
Oval
02-24
02-18
Sat
April
24
Punt
Road
03-24
03-18
Sat
May
01
Western
Oval
04-24
04-18
Sat
May
08
Princes
Park
05-24
05-18
Sat
May
15
Western
Oval
06-24
06-18
Sat
May
22
Western
Oval
07-24
07-18
Sat
May
29
Glenferrie
Oval
08-24
08-18
Sat
June
05
Western
Oval
09-24
09-18
Mon
June
14
Kardinia
Park
10-24
Vic v SA
Sat
June
19
MCG
11-24
10-18
Sat
June
26
Western
Oval
12-24
11-18
Sat
July
03
Victoria
Park
13-24
12-18
Sat
July
10
Junction
Oval
14:24
WA v Vic
Sat
July
17
Perth
15-24
13-18
Sat
July
24
Western
Oval
16-24
14-18
Sat
July
31
Lakeside
Oval
17-24
15-18
Sat
Aug
07
Western
Oval
18-24
16-18
Sat
Aug
14
Arden
Street
19-24
17-18
Sat
Aug
21
Windy
Hill
20-24
18-18
Sat
Aug
28
Western
Oval
21:24
1st SF
Sat
Sept
04
MCG
22:24
2nd SF
Sat
Sept
11
MCG
23-24
P Final
Sat
Sept
18
MCG
24-24
Grand F
Sat
Sept
25
MCG
W
R
W
R
01-24
01-18
Mon
April
19
MCG
02-24
02-18
Sat
April
24
Princes Park
03-24
03-18
Sat
May
01
Glenferrie Oval
04-24
04-18
Sat
May
08
MCG
05-24
05-18
Sat
May
15
MCG
06-24
06-18
Sat
May
22
Junction Oval
07-24
07-18
Sat
May
29
MCG
08-24
08-18
Sat
June
5
Kardinia Parl
09-24
09-18
Mon
June
14
MCG
10-24
Vic v SA
Sat
June
19
MCG
11-24
10-18
Sat
June
26
Western Oval
12-24
11-18
Sat
July
03
MCG
13-24
12-18
Sat
July
10
Victoria Park
14-24
13-18
Sat
July
17
MCG
15-24
SA v Vic
Sat
July
24
Adelaide
Oval
16-24
14-18
Sat
July
31
MCG
17-24
15-18
Sat
Aug
07
Brunswick Street
18-24
16-18
Sat
Aug
14
Punt Road
19-24
17-18
Sat
Aug
21
MCG
20:24
18-18
Sat
Aug
28
Lakeside Oval
21-24
1st SF
Sat
Sept
4
MCG
22-24
2nd SF
Sat
Sept
11
MCG
23-24
P.Final
Sat
Sept
18
MCG
24-24
Grand F
Sat
Sept
25
MCG
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
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
Field
Field Umpires
Jack McMurray Junior
Boundary
Boundary Umpires
William Treloar
Malcolm Henderson
Goal
Goal Umpires
Edward White
Alfred Rees
Round
Rounds
1954 0925
Grand Final
Saturday
Quarters
Quarters
1
2
3
4
Produced By
Extracted From
Audio-Visual
Commentators
Lew Richards
Teddy Whitten
talk through
the 8 minutes
W
R
W
R
01-24
01-18
Sat
April
17
Western
Oval
02-24
02-18
Sat
April
24
Punt
Road
03-24
03-18
Sat
May
01
Western
Oval
04-24
04-18
Sat
May
08
Princes
Park
05-24
05-18
Sat
May
15
Western
Oval
06-24
06-18
Sat
May
22
Western
Oval
07-24
07-18
Sat
May
29
Glenferrie
Oval
08-24
08-18
Sat
June
05
Western
Oval
09-24
09-18
Mon
June
14
Kardinia
Park
10-24
Vic v SA
Sat
June
19
MCG
11-24
10-18
Sat
June
26
Western
Oval
12-24
11-18
Sat
July
03
Victoria
Park
13-24
12-18
Sat
July
10
Junction
Oval
14:24
WA v Vic
Sat
July
17
Perth
15-24
13-18
Sat
July
24
Western
Oval
16-24
14-18
Sat
July
31
Lakeside
Oval
17-24
15-18
Sat
Aug
07
Western
Oval
18-24
16-18
Sat
Aug
14
Arden
Street
19-24
17-18
Sat
Aug
21
Windy
Hill
20-24
18-18
Sat
Aug
28
Western
Oval
21:24
1st SF
Sat
Sept
04
MCG
22:24
2nd SF
Sat
Sept
11
MCG
23-24
P Final
Sat
Sept
18
MCG
24-24
Grand F
Sat
Sept
25
MCG
W
R
W
R
01-24
01-18
Mon
April
19
MCG
02-24
02-18
Sat
April
24
Princes
Park
03-24
03-18
Sat
May
01
Glenferrie
Oval
04-24
04-18
Sat
May
08
MCG
05-24
05-18
Sat
May
15
MCG
06-24
06-18
Sat
May
22
Junction
Oval
07-24
07-18
Sat
May
29
MCG
08-24
08-18
Sat
June
05
Kardinia
Park
09-24
09-18
Mon
June
14
MCG
10-24
Vic v SA
Sat
June
19
MCG
11-24
10-18
Sat
June
26
Western Oval
12-24
11-18
Sat
July
03
MCG
13-24
12-18
Sat
July
10
Victoria Park
14-24
13-18
Sat
July
17
MCG
15-24
SA v Vic
Sat
July
24
Adelaide
Oval
16-24
14-18
Sat
July
31
MCG
17-24
15-18
Sat
Aug
07
Brunswick
Street
18-24
16-18
Sat
Aug
14
Punt
Road
19-24
17-18
Sat
Aug
21
MCG
20-24
18-18
Sat
Aug
28
Lakeside Oval
21-24
1st SF
Sat
Sept
04
MCG
22-24
2nd SF
Sat
Sept
11
MCG
23-24
P Final
Sat
Sept
18
MCG
24-24
Grand F
Sat
Sept
25
MCG
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
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)
Field
Field Umpires
Frank Schwab
Boundary
Boundary Umpires
Herb Kent
John Hicks
Goal
Goal Umpires
Keith Cree
William Ludlow
Round
Rounds
1961 0923
Grand Final
Saturday
Quarters
Quarters
1
2
3
4
Produced By
Extracted From
Audio-Visual
Commentators
Mike Williamson,
Bert Deacon,
Geoff Raymond
Reg Hickey
W
R
W
R
April
15

April
22

April
29

May
6

May
13

May
20

May
27

June
3

June
12

June
17

June
24

July
1

July
8

July
15

July
22

July
29

Aug
5

Aug
12

Aug
19

Aug
26

Sept
02

Sept
09

Sept
16

Sept
23

W
R
W
R
April
15

April
22

April
29

May
6

May
13

May
20

May
27

June
3

June
12

June
17

June
24

July
1

July
8

July
15

July
22

July
29

Aug
5

Aug
12

Aug
19

Aug
26

Sept
02

Sept
09

Sept
16

Sept
23

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
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)
Field
Field Umpires
Frank Schwab
Boundary
Boundary Umpires
John Hicks
Herb Kent
Goal
Goal Umpires
William Ludlow
Keith Cree
Round
Rounds
1961 0923
Grand Final
Saturday
Quarters
Quarters
1
2
3
4
Produced By
Extracted From
Audio-Visual
Commentators
Geoff Raymond
Reg Hickey
Mike Williamson
Bert Deacon
W
R
W
R
April
15

April
22

April
29

May
06

May
13

May
20

May
27

June
03

June
12

June
17

June
24

July
01

July
08

July
15

July
22

July
29

Aug
05

Aug
12

Aug
19

Aug
26

Sep
02

Sep
09

Sep
16

Sep
23

W
R
W
R
April
15

April
22

April
29

May
06

May
13

May
20

May
27

June
03

June
12

June
17

June
24

July
01

July
08

July
15

July
22

July
29

Aug
05

Aug
12

Aug
19

Aug
26

Sep
02

Sep
09

Sep
16

Sep
23

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
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
Field
Field Umpires
Frank Schwab
Boundary
Boundary Umpires
John Hicks
Herb Kent
Goal
Goal Umpires
Keith Cree
William Ludlow
Round
Rounds
1961 0923
Grand Final
Saturday
Quarters
Quarters
1
2
3
4
Produced By
Extracted From
Audio-Visual
Commentators
Mike Williamson,
Bert Deacon,
Geoff Raymond
Reg Hickey
W
R
W
R
April
15

April
22

April
29

May
06

May
13

May
20

May
27

June
03

June
12

June
17

June
24

July
01

July
08

July
15

July
22

July
29

Aug
05

Aug
12

Aug
19

Aug
26

Sep
02

Sep
09

Sep
16

Sep
23

W
R
W
R
April
15

April
22

April
29

May
06

May
13

May
20

May
27

June
03

June
12

June
17

June
24

July
01

July
08

July
15

July
22

July
29

Aug
05

Aug
12

Aug
19

Aug
26

Sep
02

Sep
09

Sep
16

Sep
23

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
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
Field
Field Umpires
Frank Schwab
Boundary
Boundary Umpires
Herb Kent
John Hicks
Goal
Goal Umpires
William Ludlow
Keith Cree
Round
Rounds
1961 0923
Grand Final
Saturday
Quarters
Quarters
1
2
3
4
Produced By
Extracted From
Audio-Visual
Commentators
Mike Williamson
Geoff Raymond
Reg Hickey
Bert Deacon
W
R
W
R
April
15

April
22

April
29

May
06

May
13

May
20

May
27

June
03

June
12

June
17

June
24

July
01

July
08

July
15

July
22

July
29

Aug
05

Aug
12

Aug
19

Aug
26

Sep
02

Sep
09

Sep
16

Sep
23

W
R
W
R
April
15

April
22

April
29

May
06

May
13

May
20

May
27

June
03

June
12

June
17

June
24

July
01

July
08

July
15

July
22

July
29

Aug
05

Aug
12

Aug
19

Aug
26

Sep
02

Sep
09

Sep
16

Sep
23

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
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
Field
Field Umpires
Bob Gaudion
Boundary
Boundary Umpires
Desmond Fitzgerald
Richard Kidd
Goal
Goal Umpires
Bryan Grant
James Perry
Round
Rounds
1964 0613
Rd 0918
Saturday
Quarters
Quarters
1
2
3
4
Produced By
Extracted From
Audio-Visual
Commentators
Don Hyde
Jim Taylor
Keith Drinan
W
R
W
R
April
18

April
25

May
02

May
09

May
16

May
23

May
30

June
06

June
13

June
20

June
27

July
04

July
11

July
18

July
25

Aug
01

Aug
08

Aug
15

Aug
22






W
R
W
R
April
18

April
25

May
02

May
09

May
16

May
23

May
30

June
06

June
13

June
20

June
27

July
04

July
11

July
18

July
25

Aug
01

Aug
08

Aug
15

Aug
22






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
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
Field
Field Umpires
Stan Fisher
Boundary
Boundary Umpires
Bernie Lowden
Harold Marsh
Goal
Goal Umpires
"Steve" Stevens
Leslie Barratt
Round
Rounds
1966 0702
Rd 1118
Saturday
Quarters
Quarters
1
2
3
4
Produced By
Extracted From
Audio-Visual
Commentators
Mike Williamson
Alan Gale (Butch)
W
R
W
R
April
25

April
30

May
07

May
14

May
21

May
28

June
04

June
13

June
18

June
25

July
02

July
09

July
16

July
23

July
30

Aug
06

Aug
13

Aug
20

Aug
27






W
R
W
R
April
25

April
30

May
07

May
14

May
21

May
28

June
04

June
11

June
18

June
25

July
02

July
09

July
16

July
23

July
30

Aug
06

Aug
13

Aug
20

Aug
27






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
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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