• Short Summary

    US and British fencing champions Douglas Dexter and AE Pelling have a bout in the studio.

  • Description

    Titles read: "Epee Epics - A duelling sword bout between the US Open Champion (Douglas Dexter) and AE Pelling, British Champion."

    Pathe Studio, London.

    A man in a suit introduces Douglas Dexter and AE Pelling to us and explains the basic rules of fencing. The men, clad in protective white suits, put on their helmets and start fencing. The suited man calls out every time there is a hit.

    Slow motion sequence of the men fencing.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1630.10
    Media URN:
    51925
    Group:
    Pathe sound pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    14/06/1934
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:11:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:15:55:00 / 01:18:06:00
    Canister:
    PSP 845

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