Billy Thompson - Boxer In Training 1949

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Unused / unissued footage - dates and locations may be unknown / unclear.

Cuts from newsreel 49/53 - Boxer Billy Thompson in training - Doncaster, South Yorkshire.

Shots of Billy Thompson in tracksuit holding his small niece in one arm and baby pig in other. M/S of Thompson running...

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Cataloguer:
Sarah
Stock:
Black & White
Sound:
Mute
Media URN:
67574
Sort Number:
UN 2143 D
Time in/Out:
01:24:26:00 / 01:24:56:00
Canister:
UN 2143 D
Film ID:
2497.05
Issue Date:

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  • hola . soy ramon nuñez moreta . vivo en republica dominicana .. en santo domingo- en el barrio la fuente - villa fontana- calle a num 7 - celular 829 3777292 - soy periodista- aca en santo domingo hay un club de boxeo llamado billy thompson , pero existe poca informacion respecto a quien fue billy thompson.. yo buscando en internet de varrios nombres similares estoy creyendo que se trata de este billy thompson el nombre a quien rinde honor este club de boxeo en la republica dominicana - es un club de boxeo que por muchos años desaparecio por no tener local y recientemente fue reabierto porque un valiente deportista ,entrenador de boxeo Manuel de Jesús Sosa , recien asesinado por atrcadores comunes , se decidio a gestionar esta parte de un parque abandonado, pero estos entrenadores estan entrenando estos muchachos sin ningun o con poco equipo al igual que muchos de ellos no recieben salario ni ningun dinero del gobierno dominicano . asi que pedimos que nos ayuden

    RAMON NUÑEZ MORETA 9th Sep 2013

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