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  • Description

    Full title reads: "Under Queensberry Rules!"

    Johannesburg, South Africa.

    VS of a boxing bout between two Black South African youths (described in voiceover as Bantus) in the South African non-European boxing championships at a social club. The audience is almost entirely white. The fight is decided by a knockout. (Described by the voice over as a 'Black Out'). More shots of boxing match.

    N.B. Looked at in the 21st century this voiceover carries racial overtones. - MD.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    08/02/1940
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    20588
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1035.14
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:28:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:16:28:00 / 01:17:56:00
    Canister:
    40/12
    Sort Number:
    40/012
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Sport & Leisure Religion & Politics
    WorkSpaces
    South Africa Archive
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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