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    "Eve's on the track of the punch-ball record - Miss Ida Kathrena holds the world's record for ladies by keeping one on the move for 12 hours." C/U of punch ball taking a pounding. C/U of the woman giving it a beating. L/S of Ida inside a special boxing booth built, no doubt, in the Pathe studio. Great slow motion footage of Ida first elbowing then punching the punch-ball.

    "Tea-time didn't stop her - " She is served with tea on a tray and carries on punching. She sips from her cup of tea, then has a biscuit. "Nor Lady Nicotine - " She lights and smokes a cigarette whilst punching the ball. She looks very nonchalant! "Punch-Ball exercise keeps you slim", says Miss Kathrena, "and you needn't stop even to powder your nose." We see Ida powdering her nose and combing her hair whilst punching the ball. Excellent!

    Was an item in Eve's Film Review issue number 606.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    12/01/1933
    Sound:
    Mute
    Media URN:
    17562
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    972.09
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:02:01:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:27:59:00 / 01:30:00:00
    Canister:
    EP 253
    Sort Number:
    EP 253
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    Cinemagazines
    Categories
    Sport & Leisure
    WorkSpaces
    Ladies Who Lunge 1925
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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