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  • Short Summary

    Babe Herman (the boxer) has about with Louis Pagantis (the wrestler).

  • Description

    Babe Herman - the American boxer - fights Louis Pagantis - the Greek wrestler.

    The two men fight on a square piece of fabric laid out in a garden. The boxer wears gloves and tries to punch the wrestler, he meanwhile keeps picking him up and using wrestling techniques. Intertitle reads: "Strenuous while it lasted, even though it was a friendly bout!" C/U of the two men fighting. C/U of the two men shaking hands - they wear dressing gowns.

    Was an item in Pathe Pictorial issue 617.

    Safety print only. Originally decomposed and destroyed.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    896.10
    Media URN:
    15219
    Group:
    Eve pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    27/01/1930
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:49:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:27:22:00 / 01:28:11:00
    Canister:
    EP 143

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