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Adelaide Sport (Newspaper) - March 14, 1924, Adelaide, South Australia
National Library of Australia obtainable All leading hotels. Dalgety and co., ltd., Golowa hotel Golowa. J. P. Maguire proprietor. Laie . . . House. Best brands of wines and spirits. Always of hand West end Ait on draught. Best cuisine shooting Ai d Fis ii g parties catered for. Near the Mouth of the Murray. Phone Boulwa 13. Moonta s leading hotel the Globe cent2ally situated and Well Kel t. Geo. Re late a Vokel a hotel and Hailway ment room proprietor. Phone Moonta 34, and Book Ycu Early. To re always full Best of accommodation. . House. Well lighted Sample rooms. A est end ales. Good stable no uni a new management. A minute from the railway station and & Beautiful 14 i motor ride from the oily Over perfect roads. Bridgewater a Ridgeway or m. C. Crane Lite River Murray proprietor. Afternoon Tea. Hotel meals at silo latest notice. Bins sibling 151. Brimage and co. Hotel and real estate broker s of d commission agents. Basement Royal Exchange p. R. Brimage. Late Glanville Portland and Angas proc hotels. Phone Central 3162. Semaphore 1228 alter hours. B phone Snow town no. 3. Snow town hotel Snow town mrs. E. Maddigan proprietress. Late of Tumbs Bay. Good accommodation for travellers. Horse boxes. First class table. Motor garage. Only to c Best of liquors sold. A drop of the Best at Gawler arms hotel Murray Street Gawler. Will Parkyn . Laic of hotel . Walker Lille ales. Garage. Best accommodation. Stabling. Good table. Koue Gawler 32. Sports Stop Here District hotel Auburn. Mrs. Jim Burrows proprieties. Late Tydvil hotel broken Hill. This hotel is noted for Best of , wines and spirits. X300d accommodation. Electric Light. Stabling and garage. Phone Auburn no. 1. Inglewood hotel Inglewood. Fred. W. Chambers. Alt spouting men s requirements. Best of liquors. Too disabling sports Stop Here for a tid leyl ? uses Keats Hassi although Georgre bag of boxed strongly and was always dangers is Tom urn deserved the Points verdict awarded him at the stadium on saturday night. The australian was the Bettev Boxer while he forced the Eagel responded willingly and there were Many exciting rallies. Eagel v. Clove Ness to land Hea v swings caused him to miss Bally and several tune he floundered a-5-i t foil Forward. Uren was Quick to j take advantage of these mistakes i and to place stinging blows. One j or twice the american Shook Uren i with body and head blows hut taken All through Uren was the master. The contest was marred by had breaches of the rules on both Side -. The fact that both men were guilty probably caused the referee to Overlook the ofteness but it oui j have Beer better had he taken firm stand in regard to Prev Shamrock punches and Eagel s Low blows and neck holds. Sadk kicked out by Firpo the boxing contest Between Firpo and la eventuated at Buenos Ayres in Friday and a witnessed by a Large crowd which was roused by the hard hitting o the two giants. In the fourteenth round Firpo landed a terrific i get to Spalla s jaw. Which Laid the recipient Fiat on the Canvas without Hope of recovering before the stipulated ten seconds had been ticked off. Spalla had fought gamely till then particularly during the later rounds when Firpo was indulging in wild Rushing and pounding. He succeeded in blocking seven Al of Firpo s dangerous right swings and punished the argentinian severely in in fighting. Firpo however came on relentlessly. He was fighting wildly so intent was he to land a Knock of blow. During the Early part of the fight Firpo failed to use his lefthand with any degree of Success a and after the fifth round Spalla took the offensive. In the tenth round he staggered Firpo with a right to the jaw knocking him of his balance and followed this with a Well timed left. Both men fell with Spalla on top. The eleventh round saw Firpo in the ascendant. He slammed Spalla against the ropes with a powerful left and the italian saved himself by clutching the ropes with both hands. The Knock out in the fourteenth session was delivered while Spalla Vas backed against the ropes in i own Corner. Demsky beats Simmons at 7.30 on saturday night alien the principals in the main Conte St at the Brisbane stadium did the sir preliminary weighing in Alf Simmons was 3 of. Over the stipulated poundage of . He had to undergo Massage in order to remove this trifling surplus on the insistence of his adversary. Because of this it was thought the fight would be bit Ter and exciting. As a fact it was neither. Instead it drearily dragged through Twenty rounds. Then the local lad received the decision on Points. Simmons an English lightweight is very Stockill put together and has an us usually Short Par of arms. He was thus at u disadvantage As compared with the Rangy queenslander. Demsky who weighed 9.7. The englishman was dim Cuit to hit about the head and realising this Demsky gave his right hand a Holiday except when in close when he tattooed the englishman about the ribs with a. In this Way he took Points in qui ? seventeen of the Twenty rounds. Demsky did not fight with his us Iai Adasii nor did Simmons display Ary icim which he mus thave possessed to enable him to conquer ii l chains of i like Mason Konesni i and Harrison. Be sky was fave Call for All sportsmen. Of wines and spirits. The talk of the town. All leading lines the parisian High class tailor Aad Cost Asnier / Thos c. George Alexander Street. Port Pirie. opposite Central hotel. Ladies and gents own material made up. Fit style and work Manship guaranteed. Patterns forwarded on application. All work done on. The premises. 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