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  • Short Summary

    International Boxing between soldiers of American Flying Corps and London Scottish.

  • Description

    Titles read: 'Shoreham. International Boxing - Sergt. Miller of the American Flying Corps knocks out Sergt. Elliot of London Scottish.'

    West Sussex.

    Slightly raised view of boxing ring with spectators - soldiers - in BG. In near corner; boxer seated on stool while 2 trainers work on him; one fanning him with a towel and the other rubbing some grease or something on him.

    Cut to match in progress. Both boxers landing quite a few punches. One boxer is knocked down; the trainers rush into ring; and help him up and to stool. Pan across stands; filled with soldiers, one man wearing white sweater; making a great contrast with everyone else in dark clothing.

    Fight; entertainment; violence; knockout. Sports; military; World War One. Boxing.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1896.44
    Media URN:
    72760
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1914 - 1918
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:11:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:58:23:00 / 01:59:34:00
    Canister:
    ON 099 J

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