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  • Description

    Full title reads: "WASHINGTON".

    WASHINGTON, United States of America (USA).

    "Butch" Woodward climbs into ring. "Killer" Roach raises gloves to crowd. Long shot of the rivals advance. Flurry of blows. Fierce hitting. Killer hits the canvas. Crowd urging them on. Killer knocks Butch down. Referee wipes Butch's gloves. Both swing. Killer forces Butch to fight on retreat but Butch lands. Crowd cheering. Last round. Butch lands a couple of nice punches. Referee stops fight. Close up shot of Killer leaving crowd. Killer is declared the winner - he is five year old.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    26/02/1948
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    46349
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1422.27
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:52:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:27:53:00 / 01:28:45:00
    Canister:
    48/17
    Sort Number:
    45/018
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    Categories
    Sport & Leisure
  • Stills

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

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