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Adelaide Sport (Newspaper) - April 25, 1924, Adelaide, South Australia
National Library of Australia Call for finest scotch whisky. And always de on a Winner. Sole agents a. F. Cleland so sons Ltd. 1 Golowa hotel Golowa. J. P. Maguire proprietor. Late . Railways. . House. Best brands of wines and spibit3. Always of hand. West end ale on draught. Best cuisine. Shooting and fishing parties catered for. Near the Mouth of the Murray. Phone go ova 18. Moonta s leading hotel the Globe centrally situated and Well kept. Geo. Reece late Wolseley hotel and railway Refre Diment room proprietor. Phone Momenta 34, and Book tour Boos Early. We re always full Best of accommodation. . House. Well lighted Sample rooms. West end ales. Good Stab Ifo. Under new management. A minute from uie railway station and s Beautiful 14 mile motor ride from the oily Over perfect roads. Bridgewater hotel eridgewa1er m. C. Crane late hirer Murray proprietor. Afternoon Tea. Meals at shortest notice. Ring Stirling 151. Brimage and co. Hotel and real estate brokers and commission agents. Basement Royal p. R. By image. Exchange. Late go Auville Pori and and a Gas pare hotels. Elioue Central 3152, semaphore 1223 after hours. Phone Snow torn no. 8. Am Mim a Snow town hotel Snow town mrs. E. Maddigan proprietress. Late of Tumby Bay. Good accommodation for traveller. Horse boxes. First class table. Motor garage. Only Best of liquors sold.11 a drop of the Best at Gawlt arms hotel Murray Street Gawler. Will Parkyn proprietor. Late of of water Hatel to Rater. Walkert1llhales. Best accommodation. Phone Sawlor s2. District hotel Auburn. Mrs. Jim Burrows proprietress. Late Tydvil hotel broken Sill. This hotel is noted for Best of ales wines and spirits. I Good accommodation. Electric 1 Light. Stabling and garage. Phone Auburn no. 1. In Rutledge s land of Promise hotel Post Road hind55arsh. Sportsmen s requirements. The Home of g00dfell9wship conviviality. And ? grime and Ross a draw. Writes our Melbourne correspondent supporters of Billy grime the featherweight Champion of Australia must have breathed a deep sigh of Relief at the end of grime s Twenty round contest with Joe pox Feather weight Champion of England at the stadium on saturday night when Val. Quirk the referee declared the result a draw. Enthusiasts banking on grime s Speed his punching capacity and his Youthful virility paid him an astounding compliment in making him a 4 to 1 on favorite at the outset. There was a feel ing amongst the advocates of the australian s claims that he would 1 it paid to the englishman account within a very few rounds but grime As he sat in his Corner awaiting the Onset did not appear to share their Confidence for once he showed indications suggestive of anxiety if not of nervousness. He probably realised 1 hat Fox who accounted for Bert � pargo so handily and who had fought some of the Best leather weights in the world. not Thuc soft snap that Many believed. And this proved to be the Case tha bout went the full Twenty rounds and there is no doubt whatever that Fox should have gained the decision. But the Points were so extremely close that the referee s verdict was Caville at Only halfheartedly though in conversation afterwards it was freely admitted that grime can count himself Lucky. Though announced As a fight for the Feather we ight championship of the British Empire an ird Interi ranges that Many particularly the Kru situated prefer to witness but onlookers were thrilled to the Core by the cleverness of it. All. Grime was quickest to begin he flicked his left to the visitor s face and at lightning Speed brought his fight Glove across As if hopeful of snatching an Early advantage that would end the fight then and there. But Fox ducked cleverly nothing Cut to waste and the impetus of the swing carried grime almost around. Shortly afterwards grime scored with a right Cross a glancing blow and i Hen getting to close quarless Fox gave a taste of his Quality by pummelling grime s body until grime fairly squirmed beneath the attack. From thence Onward grime winced from Fox s body blows and up to the Hiil Gong it was a Case of give and take. Butcher beats Dwyer. A. Sydney stadium on saturday Eddie Butcher on Points from Hugh Dwyer sex Light weight Champion of Australia in a Twenty rounds boat. Dwyer 9. W ii tit was a fee fek of i nine rounds. Butcher was badly knocked about in the fifteenth round and had to be carried to his Corner. In the sixteenth round also he suffered severely. He rallied however and took most of the remaining Points. Gordon beats Gray. The main item at Brisbane stadium on saturday in Point of Mere sensation was poor but this was made up for in the finer Points of boxing displayed. Gray 8.5aof Sydney met Harry Gordon .8.54 1 of Melbourne. In the third round Gray with a neat right j clip put Gordon Down for seven seconds when the Bell went. Gordon however opened the next round. M Une style. Driving in a straight left and clipping his right to the head. He took the honors of the round and maintained his Good work in the fifth round to Uch purpose that he became Mavorite in the betting. In the seventh and concluding round Gordon came out very confident and stabbed Home a straight left. Another left reached Gray s face he next instant. Gordon shot his right to connect right on the Point and Gray went Down for the full term. Australian Boxer George Cook still continues to find opponents in England and occasionally scores a win. He got a Points decision in a 15-round bout during last week against one Jack Stanley of Depthford. While he has been getting opponents and striking some soft snaps. Cook according to All accounts is mostly Bent Oil getting a match with Jack Bloomfield but though Over a month ago it was stated that Bloo Rasfeld was willing and a Date was to be fixed the cables have since been silent on the matter. Erne Rice England s sex lightweight Champion is booked for a trip to Australia with Charlie Lucas As manager. Lucas will be remembered in pre War Days As manager of Alf. Morey and guided the destinies of George Cook Albert Lloyd and co. In to old country. Silica was selects to Dwyer when the a us Vas in bfcglan4dwyer, it will a recollected Jewerl Sec a i k the match Threba be an injured Hase. La is Day iric was an aggressive Hardtk French Ian Breto Imel in Paris Sag of fess 7 that he is. Not in great Man be was. The operation on Jack de prey in a new. York Hospital. According to or. Robert e. Brennan who performed it was a fistula and haemorrhoids not for hernia. Dempsey will be out of the Hospital in a week or ten Days and he will be in condition to defend his title Early in the Spring if he wants to the doctor said the Day after the operation. He repeated previous declarations that the operation had been a Success and that Dempsey s condition was More than satisfactory. Jack ought to be better the next time he lights than a Ever has Baen his Secretary Hayes said. He was bothered in his Trainin for the Gibbons and Firpo fights last summer and was not Able to get himself into perfect condition. He. Knew that an operation was the Only Means of Goethe de Bedford hotel Woodside g. K. Burnett proprietor Burnie Good accommodation. Good table. Noted for Best spirits and Beer. Pike s Oak Bank ale on draught. Afternoon Tea. Ring Woodside 17. Clarke s commercial hotel Kooring. . House meets trains . Good jux metric bigot septic tank system billiard. Room Best brands of. Wines and spirit. Car on Hick. Phone Koering in Bat . 9,. Splendid accommodation at the Flagstaff hotel Franklin Street Percy r. Shaw proprietor. Late of Swan reach and Hamley Bridge hotels. A clean Cool refreshing drink always available. Phone. Central 6122. Partridge s late Ambleside hotel Davenport arms hotel Macclesfield. Where the doctors advise you to say when recommending a Chang of of air. West end and Pike s ales. Everything of the beat. Good stabling. Motor accommodation. First class taboo. Cosgrove s motor service. Runs daily to Macclesfield and Ald Gate. Twice on weds and Sata hotel Carlton Sturt Street Adelaide. Recently remodelled and Replete with every convenience to sporting Public and As before True to Label. Most modern and up to Date a Merimaa bar the hotel everyone is talking Edward j. Symonds proprietor late commercial hotel Hindmarsh. Phone Central 1864. Mental note of this port fire lies for you to Adelaide a. H. Wade late West suburban hotel port Pirinis. Now in Possession of tee a Brompton Park Brompton Park. And will be pleased to Cee old friends and Laso make new on Sall spirits True to Label. Phone 5203 be on a Cert let Charles Barker i give you an estimate for your Job. Painter paperhanger decorator and sign write Only tradesmen employed. 5 Best material used. 118 Hill Street North Adelaide. V Austral rom Rundle Street. Front St bar up to Date or. Shepherd Wiskes to notify that a a to Date Asfe pm added to tie Sal Paounc Central 2617. Walker joiners arms h9m Hindmarsh. Car. No. 23 stops at the door. Quick service and civility. Haussen s ales on draught. Phone Central 4957. Campbell s London hotel Flinders Street. Superior House of Call for All sportsmen. Of wines and spirits. Phone Central 4-312. All j a a pc a the p the talk of the Toa High class tailor i th0s. C. George Alexander Street port p1rie. J opposite Central hotel. Manship guaranteed. Patterns forwarded on application. Work Dona on the premises. Mercery and Mentis Wear ladies and Getts own material made up. Fit style and
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