• Short Summary

    Girl boxer Barbara Buttrick trains boxing and enjoys it.

  • Description

    London.

    Barbara Buttrick at work typing. Hand typing. SV. Punch ball being hit, pan over to Barbara punching. Micky Woods makes her stand on a side and hits punch ball. Barbara then copies him. SV. Feet skipping. SV. Barbara skipping. Micky Woods walks into picture and stops her. They walk off screen. MV. Barbara and Micky Woods walk on to punch bag, Barbara punches it. Micky Woods in background. CU. Barbara punching bag. SV. Woods places robe around Barbara. She sits down and spits out gum shield and starts speaking (natural sound): 'I think all this talk about girls not boxing is old fashioned. Girls aren't the delicate flowers they used to be. Anyhow, my boyfriend doesn't mind so why should I?'

    (Comb. Neg.)

    Date found in the old record - 15/02/1949. Natural sound only.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2252.28
    Media URN:
    74498
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1949
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:08:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:56:55:00 / 01:58:03:00
    Canister:
    UN 2070 G

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