• Short Summary

    Manchester hosts King-Thompson boxing match

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: Empire Lightweight Title Fight

    ENGLAND: Manchester: Belle Vue:
    INT

    BOXING Thompson retires in 7th round in Empire Lightweight Title fight against Arthur King of Canada at Belle Vue

    MANCHESTER Canadian Arthur King defeats Billy Thompson at Belle Vue in 7th round of Empire Lightweight title fight

    Sport; Boxing

    KING, Arthur Augustus (b. 1923) Canadian boxer

    THOMPSON, Billy (b. 1923) British boxer

    Ring, ropes, bout, rounds, gash, injury, referee, corner
    Background: Manchester hosts King-Thompson boxing match

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA806S6XMF28ZFB5T3HU0W0D0SL
    Media URN:
    VLVA806S6XMF28ZFB5T3HU0W0D0SL
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    07/10/1948
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:06:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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