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  • Short Summary

    Footage of boxing match between Tommy Farr and Larry Gains in Cardiff, Wales.

  • Description

    Full titles read: "BOXING - TOMMY FARR V LARRY GAINS AT CARDIFF [Wales]"

    Several shots of boxing match between Tommy Farr and Larry Gains. A large crowd watch the action in the Cardiff football ground (Ninian Park ?). Tommy Farr wins the fight in the fifth round after Gains is forced to retire with an injured hand.

    Note: Soundtrack for this item is missing.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1011.35
    Media URN:
    14375
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    22/05/1939
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:04:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:31:51:00 / 01:32:55:00
    Canister:
    39/41

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    The bout took place on 17 May 1939.

    "crowd watch the action in the Cardiff football ground (Ninian Park ?)" - yes, it's Ninian Park.

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