|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 ReviewCarlton 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.
|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|
MilestonesDebut: John Brown
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