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Carlton lost to Essendon by 2 points at East Melbourne.

Round 8, 1905

Carlton 3.3 21 4.6 30 7.9 51 8.12 60
Essendon 1.4 10 4.11 35 5.16 46 7.20 62
Venue: East Melbourne Cricket Ground Date: Saturday July 1, 1905
Result: Loss by 2 points Umpire: D'Helin Crowd:
Goalkickers: F.Caine 1, M.Grace 1, C.Hammond 1, F.Hewitt 1, G.Johnson 1, J.Kennedy 1, T.Kennedy 1, R.McGregor 1.
Best: G.Bruce, B.Parke, B.Payne, C.Tough, C.Hammond, B.Boyle, F.Caine, J.Kennedy, F.Elliott,A.Snell, J.Flynn, G.Johnson, M.Grace
Reports: Nil Injuries: Nil











Game Review

On a wet and windy day at the East Melbourne Cricket Ground, Carlton suffered their third loss of the season to Essendon, but retained third place on the ladder.
Meanwhile, Fitzroy suffered their first defeat at the hands of Collingwood, and Geelong beat South Melbourne to haul themselves off the bottom of the table.

With ten minutes remaining Rod McGregor received a heavy knock and had to led from the field.

At the end of this round Carlton were in 3rd spot on the ladder with a percentage of 100.3.


Team

B: Jim Slater Charlie Tough Charlie Hammond
HB: Bert Parke Billy Payne Charlie Roland
C: Ted Kennedy Bob Boyle George Bruce
HF: Rod McGregor Frank Caine George S Johnson
F: Fred Hewitt Mick Grace (vc) Jim Kennedy
Ruck: Jim Flynn (c) Fred Elliott Archie Snell
Coach: Jack Worrall


Changes

In: T.Kennedy, C.Tough, J.Slater, F.Hewitt
Out: G.Blake, G.Topping, B.Leeds, A.Sharp

Milestones

Debut: Fred Hewitt
Last Game: Charlie Tough


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