• Short Summary

    Flyweight boxing match between Emile Pladner (Spider Pladner) and Frankie Genaro.

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: Boxing sensation: 'Spider' Pladner (France) becomes Fly-Weight Champion of the World by knocking out Frankie Genaro (USA) in one of the swiftest boxing contests in history.

    SLATE INFORMATION: Genaro - defender of the title.

    LOCATION UNKNOWN:
    INT
    Frankie Genaro (US boxer)

    SLATE INFORMATION: Pladner - the challenger.

    Emile "Spider" Pladner (French boxer) shadow boxing

    SLATE INFORMATION: In the ring at the Velodrome d'Hiver, Paris

    FRANCE: Paris:
    Boxing match between Spider Pladner and Frankie Genaro

    SLATE INFORMATION: To the amazement of 25,000 spectators, Genaro is down and out in 58 seconds

    Genaro knocked out and Pladner celebrating in ring

    Pladner posing with unidentified man (boxing promotor ?)
    Background: Flyweight boxing match between Emile Pladner (Spider Pladner) and Frankie Genaro.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVABYJCL2MFL4CHW71RHR8MSJ4PO
    Media URN:
    VLVABYJCL2MFL4CHW71RHR8MSJ4PO
    Group:
    Reuters - Empire News Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    07/03/1929
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MP4
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:46:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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