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News Briefs: Freddie Mills and the Paper Bag

Series

Series Name
British Movietone News

Issue

Issue No.
1233A
Date Released
22 Jan 1953
Date submitted
19 Jan 1953
Stories in this Issue:
  1. 1England’s Rugby Victory over Wales
  2. 2Malay Village Moves to New Site
  3. 3News Briefs: Mr President
  4. 4News Briefs: Cardinals’ Act of Obeisance
  5. 5News Briefs: Field Marshal Slim’s Daughter Weds
  6. 6News Briefs: Freddie Mills and the Paper Bag
  7. 7Turpin Puts Out D’Haes in Six Rounds

Story

Story No. within this Issue
6 / 7
Section Title
News Briefs
Summary
MOVIETONE CARD TITLE: Freddie Mills Beaten By the Bag. DESCRIPTION: It must be a tough paper bag that prevents Freddie Mills fighting his way out, but at the Packaging Exhibition at Olympia they had one that proved too tough for the ex-champion. SHOTLIST: Cut story - KS. Unfolding paper bag. Freddie Mills putting bag over his head. Cut in of his punching of bag. Various shots of him during punching of bag. Cut in during same of Eamonn Andrews giving running commentary. Mills takes bag off and say Its all right Mum its the bag.
Keywords
Sport; Curiosities; Boxing; Performing arts; Exhibitions and shows
Locations
Olympia
Card file number
58442
Credits:
Commentator
Lionel James Gamlin
Camera
Norman Fisher
Camera
Samuelson
Length of story (in feet)
53
Story extras:

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