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Carlton lose to Essendon by 5 points at Princes Park

Round 8, 1950

Carlton 2.1 13 6.2 38 9.3 57 11.5 71
Essendon 2.5 17 7.11 53 9.13 67 10.16 76
Venue: Princes Park Date: Saturday June 10, 1950
Result: Lose by 5 points Umpire: McMurray Crowd: 46,207 (Record H & A attendance for Princes Park)
Goalkickers: J.Mills 5, J.Conley 3, K.Baxter 2, J.Howell 1.
Reports: Nil Injuries: F.Stafford replaced K.Hands (leg) at half time.












Game Review

Carlton took on the ladder leaders in Essendon, but failed to take the game.

O. Grieve (family bereavement) was replaced in selected team by V. English

Carlton were 5th after 8 rounds with a percentage of 100.4.

Team

B: 33 Ritchie Green 25 Jim Baird 14 Vin English
HB: 16 John Brown 1 Ken Hands (vc) 26 Jim Clark
C: 8 Arthur Hodgson 6 Ern Henfry (c) 12 Doug Williams
HF: 15 Bruce Comben 13 Jack Howell 20 Ray Garby
F: 28 Fred Davies 21 Ken Baxter 35 Jack Conley
Ruck: 24 Harry Caspar 9 Jack Mills
Res: 10 Fred Stafford 34 Bernie Baxter
Coach: Percy Bentley


Milestones

Debut: John Brown

Illustrations




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