• Short Summary

    Boxer Dave Crowley gives us a few simple lesson in boxing.

  • Description

    Part of HANDS WANTED issue.

    London.

    Various shots of boxer Dave Crowley explaining the uses of his equipment and sparring, stopping occasionally to explain the movements. He explains the protective helmet. We see him sparring with his partner in the boxing ring,. He gives a few simple lessons in boxing and the positions defence and attack. He demonstrates the American style of boxing - "weaving and bobbing" and the "English straight left" style. C/U of Dave in a towelling robe. He turns his back to the camera, written on the back of the robe is: "Dave Crowley from his Southend Admirers".

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1280.18
    Media URN:
    42752
    Group:
    New sound pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    02/11/1939
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:22:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:33:46:00 / 01:36:08:00
    Canister:
    NSP 187

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