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  • Short Summary

    The Boxer Jack Dempsey arrives in Southampton on the Aquitania, Hampshire.

  • Description

    The Boxer Jack Dempsey arrives on the Cunard liner 'Aquitania' at Southampton, Hampshire. Full titles read: "Jack Dempsey - World's Boxing Champion arrives in the Cunard Liner "Aquitania".

    M/S of Dempsey having gloves fitted. Various shots of Dempsey boxing on Aquitania with his much smaller Gym instructor G. Mason, people watch in background. Mason doesn't stand much of a chance. M/S of Dempsey and Mason shaking hands and smiling at the end of the fight.

    M/S's of Jack Dempsey signing autographs from train carriage and talking to the press.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    264.10
    Media URN:
    22842
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    20/04/1922
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:09:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:13:46:00 / 01:14:55:00
    Canister:
    G 869

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