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    Full title reads: "'Jersey Joe' World Champ".

    Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States of America (USA). Interview with boxer Jersey Joe Walcott after he knocked out Ezzard Charles.

    CU World heavyweight boxing champion Jersey Joe with well-wishers.

    SV Mrs Wallcott with their six children reading newspaper outside home. CU Mrs Walcott with youngest member of family. SV Jersey Joe lifting small boy into air at his Pittsburgh training camp. SV Jersey Joe walking away. CU Kid paper crown on Walcott's head. CU Smiling Walcott with crown.

    MV Jersey Joe with Felix Bocchicchio - his trainer. CU Felix asks Joe. 'How do you feel?. 'I never felt better in my life. The question is, how do you feel?. 'I feel great Joe, I knew all the time you were going to stop this fellow.' SV 'Joe, Last night that punch you put Charles on the canvas with, a lot of people didn't see. Will you execute it on me so that the public can see the actual blow.' 'I'll sure execute it on you but I know another fellow that didn't see it either - Charles'. They rise. Felix says: 'Try it Joe, but be careful please.'

    (F.G.) (Orig. B.) Selected Originals exist for this item - see other records.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    26/07/1951
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    47848
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1467.10
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:07:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:14:04:00 / 01:15:11:00
    Canister:
    51/60
    Sort Number:
    51/060
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Sport & Leisure
    WorkSpaces
    Boxing Big Uncle Felix Reading Newspapers
  • Stills

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

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