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    HOLLYWOOD, CALIFORNIA, U.S.A.: GV M.C. in ring with Muscular distrophy children around. Side V Children in wheelchairs. CU Ditto. CU M.C. pointing towards Marciano. CU Marciano bowing. Shot Kids in audience applaud. SV M.C. pointing to Jerry Lewis. SCU Lewis gets up to take bow. Shot Children cheering. SV Dean Martin as referee steps forward. Shot Audience. CU Martin talking to boxers - they shake hands. (Nat.sd.) Shot Crowd. Angle V Martin pouring water on Lewis's head. SV Start of fight - Lewis comes out of corner - falls flat as Marciano approaches him, Martin pushes Marciano to neutral corner & starts to count quickly, Lewis lifts head & says: (Nat.sd) CU Boy laughs. SV Martin counts - Lewis says: (nat.sd.) Shot Kids cheering. CU Boxers in ring, Marciano swings at Lewis's head, he backs into corner yelling, Marciano swings to Lewis's stomach, Lewis goes down bounces up & swings at referee Martin. (Nat.sd.) Shot Audience. CU Lewis boxing - Marciano grazes his head - Lewis looks amazed, calls Marciano, who hits him in stomach - Lewis breaks & talks to ref. Marciano talks to Lewis's second. Lewis falls to canvas (out of picture) with shout & bump, Marciano starts to centre of ring, hears Ref counting out Lewis Ref raises Marciano's hand as winner. Shot Crowd cheering. CU Ref Martin holding Lewis's & Marciano's hands in air.



    SOUND EFFECTS. CU Dean Martin says:- "(Pointing at Lewis) We just want to come out. O.K. shake hands & come out fighting."



    SV Lewis says:-"How about the even numbers?"



    SV Lewis says:-"I think I made a mistake."



    CU Lewis yells:-"Are you crazy.?"



    CU Lewis whispers in Marciano's ear:-"This is for fun."



    Fund Raising; Bizarre Items; Comic Items; Personalities - Performers; Personalities - Sport; Boxing; Jerry Lewis (b.1926), Rocco Francis Marchegiano 'Rocky Marciano' (1923-1969)




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    ISSUED...27.12.54

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    Film ID:
    VLVAA06LWS9VQ86FHD1PGD9BSRHEN
    Media URN:
    VLVAA06LWS9VQ86FHD1PGD9BSRHEN
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    24/11/1954
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MXF
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:00:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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