• Short Summary

    The heavyweight boxing champion Joe Louis resigns his title. United States of America.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material - dates and locations unclear or unknown.

    Joe Louis resigns his title. United States of America.

    MS Joe Louis coming out of ring corner. MS Louis in golfing attire walking along with others. CU Head shots Joe Louis as a youngster. MS Young Louis training with sparring partner and knocking him out. MS Louis and Joe Walcott. MS Joe Louis with Jimmy Braddock shaking hands (1937). CU Flash ups of names of opponents beaten by Louis to gain his title with fists coming in between. MS Newspaper headlines 'Louis re-signs title. MS People reading. LS Ring. MS Louis tuning up in corner and pan to fight. MS Louis hitting out at opponent. MS Opponent going down. MS Louis in corner being congratulated.

    Cataloguer's note: German newsreel item.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2272.08
    Media URN:
    65240
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1949
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:25:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:34:43:00 / 01:36:08:00
    Canister:
    UN 2095 D

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