• Short Summary

    Argentina's world middleweight boxing champion, Carlos Monzon, received a hero's welcome in Buenos Aires on Wednesday (12 May) when he returned from his successful title defence in Monte Carlo on May 8th.

  • Description

    1.
    GTV Monzon in open car with police outriders.
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    2.
    GV Motorcade through crowded street.
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    3.
    SV Monzon's car with police outrider in foreground (2 shots)
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    4.
    SV Monzon stands up in car and waves to crowd.
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    5.
    SV Monzon's car towards camera and past (2 shots)
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    6.
    SV INT Monzon at Presidential Palace.
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    SV President Lanusse walks in and greets Monzon.
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    CU President speaking to Monzon.
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    9.
    SCU Monzon receives gift.
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    Initials VS/2.10 VS/2.17


    SPORT: BOXING
    SOUND INCLUDES: CHEERING CROWDS AND LANUSSE TALKING TO MONZON AT THE PALACE.

    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: Argentina's world middleweight boxing champion, Carlos Monzon, received a hero's welcome in Buenos Aires on Wednesday (12 May) when he returned from his successful title defence in Monte Carlo on May 8th.

    Monzon beat Ninc Benvenuti in the third round of the title fight to retain his championship. The celebrations in Buenos Aires were climaxed for Monzon when he received a gift from President Lanusse at the Presidential Palace.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAELRYCPBJU5ESC26EYY2AC454I
    Media URN:
    VLVAELRYCPBJU5ESC26EYY2AC454I
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    14/05/1971
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:00:55:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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