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  • Short Summary

    Boxers Gene Tunney and Georges Carpentier prepare for their next fight.

  • Description

    Title reads: "Prepares for battle with Carpentier - Gene Tunney, US light heavyweight champion finds farm work and outdoor sports fine training for ring".

    Red Bank, New Jersey, United States of America (USA).

    Various shots boxer Gene Tunney driving tractor. MS Tunney playing golf. MS Tunney and another boxer training with skipping ropes.

    Intertitle reads: "In great shape for the most important duel of his career".

    Various shots Tunney sparring with another boxer.

    Intertitle reads: "In the meantime, Georges Carpentier, the challenger, tells Epinard, France's turf star that he expects to win - and he says it in French".

    French boxer Georges Carpentier posing with champion racehorse Epinard and another man (racehorse trainer).

    Intertitle reads: "Epinard becomes immortal".

    Trainer holds Epinard's bridle while an artist draws picture of the horse.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2446.08
    Media URN:
    76967
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1924
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:52:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:18:19:00 / 01:20:11:00
    Canister:
    ON 368 I

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