|Venue: Victoria Park||Date: Saturday July 19, 1969|
|Result: Win by 10 points||Umpire: Crouch||Crowd: 43,610|
|Goalkickers: Walls 4, Jones 3, Nicholls 2, Gallagher 2, Nicoll 2, Jesaulenko 2, Jackson 1 & Quirk 1.|
|Best: P. Jones (BOG), W. Lofts, J. Nicholls, S. Jackson, B. Quirk, G. Crane, R. Walls.|
|Injuries: Waite (bruised thigh) replaced by D. McKay at three quarter time. D. McKay (strained ankle) replaced by N. Chandler in last quarter|
Not such a bad way to spend a pleasant Saturday afternoon.
Two days later on Monday, hundreds of millions of people world wide watched Armstrong and Aldrin walk on the moon.
|B:||1 Serge Silvagni||20 Wes Lofts (vc)||3 Kevin Hall|
|HB:||21 Barry Gill||11 John Goold||15 Phil Pinnell|
|C:||6 Garry Crane||13 Bert Thornley||32 Bryan Quirk|
|HF:||34 Ian Robertson||42 Robert Walls||5 Syd Jackson|
|F:||28 Peter Jones||25 Alex Jesaulenko||23 Ian Nicoll|
|Ruck:||2 John Nicholls (c)||30 Vin Waite||10 Adrian Gallagher|
|Res:||43 David McKay||47 Neil Chandler|
Carlton's Vin Waite marks, Kevin Hall (3), at the Trenerry Crescent end, while Collingwood captain Des Tuddenham scouts in front.
Note: Carlton banners on the fence with the streamers and torn paper courtesy of the Carlton cheer squad littering this outer end of Victoria Park.
Doug Baird despite only playing 6 senior games also played with the U19's and Reserves for 3 years and had a loyal following.
His banner would appear at most Carlton matches during his time with the club.
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