• Short Summary

    Little boys compete in boxing matches and it all ends in tears - poor things!

  • Description

    Titles read: "BABY BOXERS" (Dublin issue).

    Annapolis, United States of America.

    M/S of several small boys in training for a boxing match - they are all punching punch balls. Beside a ring we see a little girl kiss a boy boxer before his match. Various shots of two little boys fighting in a boxing ring. There is an adult referee and a crowd of other boy boxers and adults watch the fight.

    One of the boys gets a couple of socks in the face; he sits down and starts to cry - poor thing! He is counted out by the ref. Two other boys fight. A tiny boy is knocked over twice and walks off in a sulk, to bury his head in his corner of the ring.

    Cataloguer's note: this is awful! Those poor children!

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    1326.21
    Media URN:
    43826
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    11/05/1942
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:06:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:28:11:00 / 01:29:17:00
    Canister:
    42/38 (Dublin)

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