Johnny Basham In Training 1920

Star Item
  • Add to Favourites
  • View as stills
This video has no sound
  • Description

    Intertitle: "SERGT. JOHNNY BASHAM in training for his great fight with Ted. Lewis".

    M/S of two men in white shirts sparring in front of a small crowd of soldiers. M/S of the two men playing catch with a large leather medicine ball. Panning shot as one of men throws the ball to two other men also in gym shorts. M/S of Johnny and his training buddies running away from the camera past a row of barrack huts. M/S of the four men running back towards the camera - Johnny is in the lead!

    C/U of Johnny Basham laughing.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    18/11/1920
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    21992
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    222.19
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:20:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:36:58:00 / 01:38:18:00
    Canister:
    G 721
    Sort Number:
    G 0721
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Sport & Leisure Historical Figures & Celebrities Entertainment & Humour War & Revolution
    WorkSpaces
    G 721
  • Stills

Comments (0)

We always welcome comments and more information about our films.

All posts are reactively checked. Libellous and abusive comments are forbidden.

Add your comment

To post a comment, please Register or to add a comment
If you are a media professional and have seen some footage or stills you wish to include in your production, please contact us.
laurelhardy
2014 marks 100 years since the start of World War One. To honour this landmark occasion, British Pathé have launched this definitive collection of WW1 films.
yardstare
Verbal warfare at its best. Here are some of history's greatest retorts and snarling insults. These people certainly didn't mince their words!
pope

Related Videos

Hide
Hand Pedal Cyclist Aka Bicycle

Hand Pedal Cyclist Aka Bicycle

Disabled man rides a bike without using his legs.

Model Village Beware - Other Colour Pics Share This Title

Model Village Beware - Other Colour Pics Share This Title

Large and impressive model village is seen in detail.

Friends And Rivals

Friends And Rivals

Johnny King beats Jackie Brown in a boxing match at Belle Vue, Manchester.

Water Walker - No Relation To Johnny

Water Walker - No Relation To Johnny

New invention which facilitates walking on water - small inflatable boat shoes.

Army Boxers Slog It Out

Army Boxers Slog It Out

Army boxing championships from the Royal Albert Hall.

Swiss Athletes Have Now Succeeded In Lifting Johnny Coulon

Swiss Athletes Have Now Succeeded In Lifting Johnny Coulon

Johnny Coulon claims to make himself unliftable by pressing his opponent's neck, but Swiss athlete manages.

World At Your Elbow - London

World At Your Elbow - London

Johnny Weissmuller and wife visit London.

On 14th April 1912, four days into her maiden voyage, RMS Titanic struck an iceberg. These 15 images have been selected from Pathe's Titanic collection.
Titanic
2014 marks 100 years since the start of World War One. To honour this landmark occasion, British Pathé have launched this definitive collection of WW1 films.
yardstare
The Duke of Edinburgh has many talents, but it is his unique way with words that often receives the most attention. 
Philip
British Pathe captured many extraordinary events on film over its 80 year history but sometimes the cameras were switched on when tragedy struck.
Franz Reichelt
Are you guilty of perpetuating a story regardless of its truth? Here are some classic urban myths which you may not know are false.
Urban Legends
10 telling images selected from British Pathé's extensive WWI footage. 'The war to end all wars' was a war without parallel: over 70 million military personnel were involved and over 17 million people died.
WW1
There are some people who saw their mortality as really rather funny. Here are 12 of the best epitaphs.
laurelhardy
The images taken from inside Buchenwald Concentration Camp after its Liberation show us what it was like; it tells us what happened and forces us to remember.
Buchenwald
She may never have given a press interview but she is still one of the most famous women in the world. Here are 13 surprising facts you may not know about Queen Elizabeth II.
dancingqueen