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  • Short Summary

    Boxer Gene Tunney presents a football trophy from the United States Marine Corps to the Royal Marines at Portsmouth. Hampshire.

  • Description

    Item title reads - The fighting marine. Gene Tunney presents football trophy to our Royal Marines from the Marines of America. Portsmouth, Hampshire.

    Various shots of boxer Gene Tunney stood in front of the Cup making a speech to the men. He hands the Cup to the commanding officer who picks it up then replaces it on the stand. C/U of the trophy with two footballers on it. M/S of the two men looking at it. M/S of the marines lined up with Tunney in the middle, C/U of him.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    780.11
    Media URN:
    35652
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    17/12/1928
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:00:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:16:06:00 / 01:17:06:00
    Canister:
    G 1564

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