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    Full title reads: "West Ham. Fame in a day! Charles Hickman at 21, becomes Britain's new boxing hope, by brilliantly winning novices heavy-weight championship."

    West Ham, London.

    An unidentified man stands in a boxing ring introduces the viewer and the crowd to Charles Hickman from Birmingham winner of the heavyweight novices competition.

    Hickman and his boxing partner spar for a round. The crowd clap.

    Hickman chats about how he would like to keep winning. He is winning his championship belt. He speaks with a strong West Midlands accent.

    N.B. Not clear where this was filmed - washing is hanging out on a line in the background.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    14/12/1931
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    12887
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    877.26
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:50:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:36:04:00 / 01:37:54:00
    Canister:
    31/100
    Sort Number:
    31/100
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    Charles Hickman
  • Stills

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

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