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Adelaide Sport (Newspaper) - May 30, 1924, Adelaide, South AustraliaNational Library of Australia Call for finest scotch whisky and always & gents a. F. Cleland sons us Golowa hotel Golowa. J. P. Maguire proprietor. Late . Railways. . House. Best brands of wines and Spirtis. Always on hand. West end ale on draught. Best cuisine. Shooting and fishing parties catered for. Near the Mouth of the Murray. Phone Golowa 13. Moonja s leading hotel the Globe Cente Allt situated Antn Well kept. Jas Higgins. Flo Pietor. Pfc one 34, and Book tour Boom Early. We re always fall West of accommodation. . House. Well lighted Sample boos1s. West exd ales. Good st Bung j j under new management. A minute from the railway station and a Beautiful 14 mile motor Lii de from the City Over perfect Leo add. Bridgewater bridgewa1 or. M. C. Crane late River Murray proprietor. Afternoon Tea. Hotel meals at shortest notice. Ring Stirling 151. Brimage and co. Hotel and real estate brokers and commission agents. Basement Royal Exchange. P. R. Skimage. Late Gan Ille Portland and Angara pars hotels. Phone Central 8162. Semaphore 1228 after Houre. Ope. Snow town no. 8. Snow town hotel Snow town mrs. E. Maddigan proprietress. Late of Tumby Bay. Good accommodation for travellers. First class table. Horse boxes motor gah a 2. Only the Best of liquors sold. J a drop of the Best at Gawler arms hotel Murray Street Gawler. Will Parkyn proprietor. Late of it water hotel Kose Ter. Walkerville ales. Garage. Stabling. Best accommodation. Good table. Phone Gawler s2. Sports Stop Here District hotel Auburn. Mrs. Jim Burrows proprietress. Late Tydvil hotel broken Hill. Shis hotel is Koto d Fok Best 0� ales waxes and spirits. Good a cum ipod ratios. Electric Light. Bra Jam Pasage. Plouck. Ai b urn no. 1. Routledge s land of Promise hotel Foht Road. . Spot Jsmes so a is the. Home of Goon allow Stihi . Ctr ii 86ts. ? Niven shapes Well. Bui Evans too Clever. Fristic freaks Are very hard to beat that is Why a k. Niven of Melbourne failed to win against Digger Evans at the Sydney 5tadum on saturday night. This was Niven s first fight in Sydney and he created a Good impression round after round he pursued Evans he connected occasionally but the Digger was always on the move. Evans piled up Points by evasion and anticipation. Sometimes he skipped nimbly out of a Corner when he looked As though he were Well and truly penned there. Sometimes the head Niven aimed at was about g inches safely tucked away against Niven s Chest. But nearly always it was in some safety first situation. Despite this the Melbourne Man worried his opponent quite a lot but he took a Good Deal More punishment than he gave. Notes. The advertised scrap Between George Thompson the Wes Ralian middleweight and Les Duffy former Queensland middleweight Champion did not eventuate last monday night. The reason was said to be that Thompson had Only just arrived from Melbourne and wanted a week s rest after his j Long does this mean that if George had come from Sydney he would want a fortnight s rest to get Over the effects of his Lorty journey _ however the postponing of the match for a week did not seem to cause boxing fans to lose any sleep for after the Way ring had done the Guy whack act a week previously they were prepared for anything. Next monday night if either Duffy or Thompson can Dodge the millions of motor vehicles now speeding in and around Adelaide j Tel will see a theron pair Voli get. His opponent will be Sirh a Jack Cole or the West austral3an middleweight George Thompson. Wrestling Weber too big. Wrestling As demonstrated by Clarence Weber and Walter Miller at the Melbourne stadium on saturday night proved to be most unattractive to those who did not understand and Realise the skill which both men displayed in what they did. It was rarely attractive and but for the partisanship which had been worked up Over the two men would never have caused so Many people to remain in the building to the end. Even As it was a Section of the crowd twice counted them out. For the whole 80 minutes that the men were opposed to each other eight rounds of 10 minutes each their Knees or hands never once touched the mat. Not once save for an incident towards the end were they off their feet. In this Case Weber whom Miller had kicked As he Side stepped and half pulled him Forward rolled across Miller s hip dived Between the top and the Middle rope and came Down on the Steps where the competitors usually enter the ring. It was the Only time either Man was off the perpendicular. When Weber stepped Back into the ring he resumed an erect position. Weber was eventually declared Winner on Points and. Although he certainly won on Points the real honors of the bout were with Miller who had Given away much height reach and weight. Weber weighed 13.4i=t Miller s 11.55. It appeared that Miller found Weber too tall heavy. And Strong to Ever get him Oyer with a buttock or any other method so that he could work with his favorite scissors and Arm work. Then he decided to go on the defensive and prevent Weber from getting him Down and being on top. The most that either Man Ever did apart from pawing and finessing for a hold was to lock hand to hand around their Heads. Eber several times got Muler s head m chancery out never Coria hold him. Occasionally there was some unmistakable spite on the part of both men. Referee Alf. Bridges had to lecture them. Weber lifted his left forearm under Miller s Chin where the Elbow made Sueh Contact As to compel the admiration of a footballer who is artful in Elbow tactics. Then Miller retaliated by butting Weber with his shoulder and palming him m hand men were at fault. Both Weber used the attempt at a leg trip that he showed against Meg see on the. Shins Jasti As hard. As he kicked Meeske. Miller retaliated by kicking Weber on the. Left knee. Then Weber spoke to the referee. The Only difference Between them was that Weber frequently appealed to the referee. Miller never once sought the interference of the third Man. It was quite Clear that Miller was Over matched physically and that Weber himself lacking in sufficient skill to overcome the Little Man s defence or else too careful to take an open risk in going to a fall or some work on the that would have been More attractive thou or at we saw. A Cable has Ben soot to curly Wilshur Canadian Boxer asking him to Corae to Australia to Box. Will our secured a Victory of r Joe of. Bob Lusga of the states says to is trying to get a learn of coloured boxers to come to Australia. Bedford hotel Woodside g. Al Burnett proprietor Bubnie Good accommodation. Good table. Noted Fob Best spirits and Beer. Pike s Oak Bank ale on draught. Afternoon Tea. Ring Woodside 17. Clarke s commercial hotel Kooring. . House. Ben meets trains on advice at Bubs. Good accommodation. Electric loot septic tank system. Sample Asb billiard room. Best brands of wines and spirit car on hire. Phone Kooring 10, Box . 9. Splendid accommodation at the Flagstaff hotel Franklin Street Percy r. Shaw proprietor. Late of Swan reach and Lamley Bridge hotels. A clean. Cool refreshing drink always available. Phone. Central 5122. Davenport Partridge s late Ambleside hotel hotel ass Macclesfield. Where the doctors advise you to say when recommending a Chang of air. West end and Pike s ales. Everything of the Best Good stabling. Motor accommodation. First class table Cosgrove s motor service. Runs daily to Macclesfield and Ald Gate. Twice on weds and sate. Hotel Carlton Sturt Street Adelaide. Recently remodelled and Replete with every convenience to the sporting Public and As before True to Label. New Adelaide most modern and up to Date american the hotel everyone is talking about. Edward j. Sym0nds proprietor late commercial hotel Hindmarsh. Phone Central 1864. Make a mental no of this. Port spirit to i for Wacon to Vui Adelaide a. H. Wade late West suburban hotel port is now in Possession of Tbs r w i Brompton Park both Brompton Park and will be pleased to see old friends and Laso make new Ottil All spirits True to Label. Phone 5203. Be on a Cert Charles let Barker give you an estimate for your Job. Painter paperhanger decorator and sign write Only tradesmen employed. Best material used. 110 Hill Street North Adelaide. Phone Central 2359. Shepherd s Austral hotel Rundle Street. Front bar Ami a Down bar. Up to Date bottle department. Or. Shepherd wishes to notify that a lounge thoroughly equipped and up to Date has been added to the Saloon bar. Phone Central 2017. Walker s joiners arms hotel Hindmarsh. Car. No. 23 stops at the door. Quick service and civility. Haussen to Hindmarsh ales on draught. Phone Central 4957. I Muir a fam belts London hotel Flinders Street. Superior House of Call for All sportsmen. Of wies and spirits. Phone Central 4312. A i leading the talk of the town. The parisian Kirk class tailor and costumer Tike c George Alexander Street fort Pirie. Opposite Central hotel. Work done on the premises. Mercery and men s War stocked Manship guaranteed. Patterns forwarded on application. As ladies and gents of material made up. Fit style an5 work
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