When Fighting Parson 1927

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    Item title reads: "When fighting parson - meets boxing M.P. - then comes a double knock-out. Gene Corri referees amusing charity match."

    Camberwell, London

    Opening shot of contenders squaring up, watched by small crowd of adults and school children, outside in a park. MP & Parson stage comedy boxing bout in a ring formed by the surrounding crowd. Spectators clown around, and the bout ends in a fake knockout, just seen amid the crowd. Finally the parson and MP smoking pipes, smile and pose for the camera.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    28/07/1927
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    33217
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    692.12
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:00:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:19:22:00 / 01:20:22:00
    Canister:
    G 1419
    Sort Number:
    G 1419
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