Item Details

Found in WSLS-TV (Roanoke, VA) News Film Collection, 1951 to 1971 1959 August

Rosensohn Says Johansson Fight Was on the Level

Digital Collection

The WSLS-TV News Film Collection, 1951-1971, comprises anchor scripts and 16mm news film created by Roanoke, Va., television station WSLS. A grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities funded the preservation and digitization of this collection.

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Format
Online; Video; Streaming Video; Anchor Script
Release Date
1959-08-20
Run Time
58 seconds
Sound
Sound
Color
BW
Script Excerpt
Reporters in New York City cluster around boxing promoter Bill Rosensohn, back from a European vacation to answer District Attorney Frank Hogan's questions about financial aspects of the fight in which Ingemar Johansson won the World Heavyweight Championship from Floyd Patterson.
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