• Short Summary

    Retired boxing Champ Gene Tunney visits boys' club in London to meet young fight fans.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "London. Tunney Helps Clubland".

    Camberwell Road, London.

    SV Boxer Gene Tunney being greeted by the Reverend Jimmy Butterworth and one of the club members. CU Gene Tunney talking to the Rev. Butterworth and a club member. CU Sign "Clubland". CU Gene Tunney with two of his club members. SV Gene Tunney with club members all around him. CU Tunney shaking hands with one of the members who is wearing boxing gloves. SV Boys shadow boxing. SV Gene Tunney unveiling a plaque. CU Gene Tunney looking at plaque. CU Plaque reading "Boxing Gene Tunney World Champion retired undefeated". CU Tunney looking at other plaques donated by famous people, among them Laurence Olivier and Vivien Leigh, Bing Crosby, Bob Hope, and many others. GV Club members seated on floor. CU Tunney speaking. CU Members watching, pan down to show boy in foreground wearing boxing gloves. CU Tunney speaking. GV Members applauding, pan to Tunney leaving platform. SV Tunney coming towards camera out of door through a crowd of members who pat him on the back as he passes.


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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:36:45:00 / 01:37:41:00

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