• Short Summary

    The jockeys beat the boxers at football in the annual charity sport event, then go on to ride a Donkey Derby around the pitch. New Cross, London.

  • Description

    Boxers versus Jockeys football at annual charity sports.

    New Cross, London.

    M/S as two jockeys support a huge boxer as they walk out onto the football pitch. Various shots of the two teams highlighting their differences in size. L/S of crowds watching, the captains toss the coin. M/S as Lord Hirst kicks off. Various shots of the match, the jockeys win. Various shots as donkeys are brought onto the pitch, all the jockeys take part in a Donkey Derby. M/S of the winner Charley Smirke.

    Note: a lavender tinted print of this story is available.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    841.29
    Media URN:
    12092
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    31/10/1935
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:03:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:55:49:00 / 01:56:52:00
    Canister:
    35/87

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