• Short Summary

    Charles Humez beats Pat McAteer and becomes European Middleweight Boxing Champion.

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    Paris, France.

    European title boxing fight between British and Empire Middleweight Champion Pat McAteer and Frenchman Charles Humez, in progress. SV. McAteer comes in with a left and a swinging right, which misses, and Humez ducks away. SCU. McAteer prods a left and tries a vicious upper cut. Humez steers out of trouble and prods a left to the body followed by another but they are not connecting very well. Humez comes in after McAteer with a right and left, but McAteer ducks out of trouble as Humez tries to drive him towards ropes. LV. General scrapping on the ropes, and mauling. AS. Humez tries to come in with a viscous left, but McAteer turns his back on it. Humez then tries a loping left and McAteer ducks that one. He ducks another right but none are getting home. SV. Humez has McAteer in the corner. Humez gets down on one knee, he stumbles, and McAteer prods him with a couple of sharp rights. Referee parts them. SCU. McAteer comes in viscously with a left and right and Humez counters with a left which doesn't connect and then goes in with a right followed by a left and they part company. LV. General brawling, and the referee goes over to them. AS. The referee looking at McAteer's eye and leads him back to corner. GV. Pan, crowd, lots of flags, pan to a crowded ring. CU. Humez and McAteer. McAteer with towel round head and injured eye. SCU. Humez holding up hands as the winner.

    (F.G.) (Orig.K.)

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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:47:07:00 / 01:47:54:00

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