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Carlton defeated Essendon by 11 points - Princes Park

Round 3, 1927

Venue: Princes ParkDate: Saturday May 14, 1927
Result: Win by 11 pointsUmpire: McMurrayCrowd: 27,000
Goalkickers: H.Dunn 4, M.Connell 1, L.Johnson 1, F.Seymour 1.
Reports: Injuries:

Game Review

The Blues beat an inaccurate Essendon team at Princes Park in a low scoring game. Harvey Dunn kicked four goals whilst Frank Seymour kicked a goal on debut for the Blues.

At the end of this round Carlton were in 3rd spot on the ladder with a percentage of 120.8.


B: 13 Jack Morrissey 33 Jim Watson 20 Ted Brewis
HB: 4 Bill Donald 32 Alex Duncan 6 Fred Gilby
C: 7 Joe Kelly 2 Norm Collins 14 Harry Bell
HF: 5 Les Johnson 1 Horrie Clover (cc) 27 Frank Seymour
F: 19 George Styles 8 Hedley Blackmore 16 Harvey Dunn
Ruck: 29 Maurie Connell 3 Charlie McSwain 25 Harold Carter (vc)
Coach: Horrie Clover


Debuts: Frank Seymour and Bill Donald
Last Game (Carlton): Jack Morrissey

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