• Short Summary

    Boxing matches at the Golden Gloves Tournament in New York's Hippodrome.

  • Description

    Titles read: "GOLDEN GLOVES TOURNAMENT OPENS".

    New York, United States of America.

    At the Hippodrome we see two boxing rings set up side by side. In one ring we see two African-Americans, Earl Jones and Bob Norman, fighting it out. Brief shots of spectators; one films with a cine camera. Earl Jones wins the match.

    Then we see Joe Bytell (white) and Willie Johnson (African-American) boxing. Joe knocks out Willie as the crowd whistles and cheers.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    957.12
    Media URN:
    16384
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    13/03/1938
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:17:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:08:35:00 / 01:09:52:00
    Canister:
    38/20

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