Saturday 17 June - MCG
Crowd - 10,000
Melbourne 1.2, 4.7, 5.7, 7.10
South Melbourne 2.5, 3.5, 4.5, 4.6
Melbourne win by 3 goals
Goalkickers: Smith 2, Roche 1, Christie 1, Howes 1, R. Kelly 1, G. Sheehan 1
On a wet day the unbeaten Reds kept their streak alive with victory over South. They were not hampered by the poor conditions, and held the lead throughout the day. With 15 minutes to go it was five goals to four, before two late strikes confirmed victory.
Best were "Dookie" McKenzie, "Bricky" McKenzie and Christy.
Christy, Fox, Fry, Healing, Howes, R. Kelly, B. Kelly, Lewis, Moore, Massey, AA McKenzie, AH McKenzie, McRaile, O'Dea, O'Halloran, O'Loughlin, Roche, Smith, F. Sheahan, G. Sheahan, Toms, Wilson, Wiseman