|Venue: Princes Park||Date: Saturday May 14, 1927|
|Result: Win by 11 points||Umpire:||Crowd: 27,000|
|Goalkickers: H.Dunn 4, M.Connell 1, L.Johnson 1, F.Seymour 1.|
Game ReviewThe 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)|
MilestonesDebuts: Frank Seymour and Bill Donald
Last Game (Carlton): Jack Morrissey
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