• Short Summary

    Amazing negro overwhelms Ernie Roderick in fifteen-round contest for welterweight championship of the world.

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: Homicide Henry Still Champion

    Harringay, England: Long view start of fight. Semi view, angle shot & long view fight. CU 'Homicide Henry' Armstrong hitting Ernie Roderick. Semi view fight...end of round. Semi view Armstrong in corner during interval. Long view start of last round. Angle shot of fighting in corner. Long view & CU fight. Semi view fighting. Angle shot fighting. Semi view fight & finish..referee lifts Armstrong's hand. Semi view presenting Gold Cup to Armstrong. Semi view Armstrong & Roderick. CU Roderick. CU Armstrong.

    ORIG. NEG.

    Good Scenes. Semi view timekeeper pan down to hammer hitting gong. CU timekeeper's watches on table. Angle shot of timekeeper counting. CU gong. Semi view timekeeper pan down to watches.

    Personalities - Sport; Boxing; Ethnic Minorities; Great Britain; Henry Armstrong (Boxer)
    Background: Amazing negro overwhelms Ernie Roderick in fifteen-round contest for welterweight championship of the world.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA42NTIDCVO7XENSUQR3N0L2XP
    Media URN:
    VLVA42NTIDCVO7XENSUQR3N0L2XP
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    29/05/1939
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MP4
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:10:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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