Bob Gregory Aka Woman Judo Self Defence 1937

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    Probably filmed at the Pathe Studio, London.

    Various shots of a woman performing judo and self defence moves on a man in a room.

    A man, presumably Bob Gregory, describes how judo can be used by 'a damsel in distress'. Mr Gregory and another man (dressed as a tough in a flat cap) both try various methods of attacking the young woman. She performs a variety of martial arts moves to throw them to the floor. The two men vie with each other to attack the woman.

    Gregory and the tough discuss attack with no come back and Gregory pulls the tough's jacket round his arms and punches hum in the stomach. He then stands with his foot on the tough's chest as if in victory.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    25/03/1937
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    41906
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1234.46
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:03:28:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:54:31:00 / 01:57:59:00
    Canister:
    NSP 52
    Sort Number:
    NSP 052
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