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  • Short Summary

    An item about the wedding of famous boxer Georges Carpentier.

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    Paris, France.

    Intertitle: "HIS BEST 'RING' ENGAGEMENT. Georges Carpentier the famous Boxer married to Mlle Georgette Elsasser."

    Georges walks down some steps, arm and arm with his bride, they are surrounded by a crowd of well-wishers, mostly men. They seem to pause for a photograph, Georges tips his hat at the camera. Other wedding guests have followed them down the steps and pose behind them. Good C/U of the happy couple laughing. High angle L/S of a crowd coming out of a Continental-looking municipal building. A motorcar ploughs through the crowd to pick up the couple.

    Good M/Ss of Georges and Georgette with their wedding guests smoking and sipping some sort of spirit. M/S of a chauffeur driven car driving towards the camera. Georgette gets out and is kissed by a man waiting on the pavement, she then takes her father's arm and walks up some steps. More shots of wedding guests coming out of the car and walking up the steps.

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    Film ID:
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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:01:00 / 01:01:43:00
    G 649

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