• Short Summary

    British boxer Tommy Farr arrives in US for his fight with Joe Louis.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material - no paperwork - dates unclear or unknown

    On board ship - near United States of America.

    British boxer Tommy Farr on board ship. He is welcomed to the United States.

    Shots of Tommy training with heavy punch bag. Shot of him being measured and weighed.

    He talks about his forthcoming fight with Joe Louis.

    His height and weight are called out.

    More shots of him training with the heavy bag. He skips. CU of skipping feet.

    N.B. The fight with Joe Louis was in August 1937.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    558.08
    Media URN:
    58512
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:54:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:13:08:00 / 01:15:02:00
    Canister:
    UN 101 I

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