• Short Summary

    Farr and Louis train for their future boxing fight.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "NEW JERSEY".

    New Jersey, United States of America (USA).

    British boxing champion Tommy Far punching a bag at training for his fight against American boxer Joe Louis. Tommy Farr in the ring with sparing partner. Close up of Tommy's face as he talks to the camera (natural sound). British sports suffered several defeats by Americans this year, says Tommy, but hopes not to let it happen again.

    Joe Louis skipping rope, crowds watching. He is training for the fight with Tommy Farr. Joe Louis in the ring with his sparing partner. Close up shot of the boxer's face as he speaks to the camera (natural sound). He hopes to keep the championship in the United States.

    There is no mention if this item in the original paperwork for this issue. It is possible that it it belongs to another issue.

    (LNER)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    931.28
    Media URN:
    15994
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    19/08/1937
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:14:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:22:51:00 / 01:24:05:00
    Canister:
    37/66

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