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Adelaide Sport (Newspaper) - October 17, 1924, Adelaide, South AustraliaNational Library of Australia ? Royal Oak hotel Penola. W. G. Mooney proprietor late of Melrose. Cab Mer i ins daily. I Koroghli hotel. . Re Tel Penola 22. House. I Sar listen when going to port Adelaide Stop and see Dick at Comley the Halfway hotel Kilkenny. Dick is late of the Globe hotel Glenelg. And Glanville hotel Glanville. Civility a certainty. Only Best spirits sold not kept. Beer always Cool. Phone Wood Ville 125. Tourists House of Call on the Way to Melbourne. Malony s Coleraine hotel Coleraine. Where All sports Stop for a Nice refreshing drink. Wines and spirits True to Label. table meals. Good accommodation moderate Tariff. District hotel Nairne. Or. N. M. Scott proprietress. One of the prettiest spots in South Australia for a motor drive. First class table. Good accommodation. Wjj4es and spirits True to Label. The House of All sports. Phone mount Barker. H. W. H u n t Bunny Ais next Eagle hotel Hindley Street. Hairdresser and tobacconist to now i Possession of Well appointed and up to Date Saloon situated in James place just off bundle Street. Four chairs. No waiting. Only the Best to sorial artists engaged. Rec offing depot for sport newspaper and Jennings printing works. Selections May be left Here. Morniing Star hotel Chain of Ponds Twenty Miles from Adelaide. W e. Sims late of Elli i. Eji Iston West take a Iii. Sell mime Rook Reservoir it s full. The scenery is exceedingly Good. Stop at the Star for refreshments. Only the Best of liquors stocked. Afternoon Tea a speciality. Phone Chain of Ponds 2. Gilles arms hotel Gilles Street Adelaide. P. T. Golds worthy proprietor the Beer is always Good at the Gilles arms. And All wines and spirits True to Label. The sports House of Call. Thone Central 34sv. Sports look Marrabell hotel Marrabell via Saddleworth. H. H. Blackwell proprietor late . Railways. Good accommodation for the travelling Public. Only the Best wines and spirits sold. West end Beer on draught. Phone Marrabell 4. Denver City hotel Argent st., broken Hill. N. Gardner proprietor late Adelaide hotel. Visitors to broken Hill Call in everything True to Label. Good ion North october building boxing Terrace. 20, at 8 . Heavyweight championship of Australia. Ern Wadd versus Albert Lloyd Holder challenger Twenty three minute rounds. In addition. Preliminaries lifting Clu swinging heavyweight acrobatic turn prices2/, 3/, 5/, and 10/. Dick Williamson promoter. Zing Adelaide boxing b001 another australian championship contest ask. St Warl v. Ted Monson a boxing prompt a s it is not a Happy one. This fact was brought Heinie to or. Hobby boxing promoter and manager at the stadium last week end. Or. Hobby had Alaric Daniels and ted Monson for a Light to take place last monday night. However Daniels for some unknown reason left Adelaide last thursday for Melbourne so much As a ring on the phone advising or. Hobby of his into Ilion. But left him to get his information second hand. In Leonso quench of Daniel s ungracious act there was no boxing at the in last monday night Asir was too late in the week to make to fill the breach with Ai other opponent to Monson. At the present Wiinie i Here is a Boom in boxing in Adelaide and it looks As if things will hum merrily along for quite some time that is if the proposed Ina chs that afre scheduled to take place duly eventuate. Next monday night the heavyweight championship of Australia takes place in the exhibition. Hall Between Waddy and Lioyd. Of the following monday october 27 or. Hobby is staging another championship contest that of the middleweight class when Alf Stewart the title Holder and ted Monson will do Battle. Following on this contest George Thompson has challenged the Trimier of he st wart Monson contest. And the bout is set Down for a week later september 1st. With the above two bouts on tap it will mean that or. Hobby will be. Staging two championship boxing contests in eight Days. With the Lloyd Waddy championship and the two contests for the middleweight title gives Adelaide boxing followers three championship contests in just Over two weeks. In addition to the foregoing there in the return Mau a Between Segar and Monson for the state middleweight championship to be staged and Geo. Thompson return Battle with Segar will to another added attraction to the list of first class contests that Are to take place in Adelaide. To to ours As if hoping is going to he firmly and Well established in this City from now on and providing the bouts turn out satisfactorily from a drawing Point of View there is no re i in Why the hoping game should not on in this Section As it never has before. Kelly gets Hickey. The Star item at broken Hill last saturday night was the. Cro Between Patsy Kelly 7.12 and Roy Hickey 7.12. The bout wer t the Al 11 20 rounds and Kelly got the verdict. Meyer 34 a protest new Adelaide stylish suits from 8 to 10 guineas. All work under personal supervision Jack meter. Latest season materials. Fox beats Bell. Joe Fox knew a bit More about the game than Ancell Bell when the pair met at the Melbourne stadium last saturday night. It was Fox s dirty left that jabbed him on to Victory. Inc bout went the full Twenty american negro was favorite at 6 to 4 on but Fox had plenty of supporters who relied upon his Long ring experience to help him heat the sturdy Little nig., and so it . Standing straight on to Bell As Foar Essiy As if the negro s punch had no weight at Ali Fox timed every move of. Bells invariably dropping his had inside or away from a punch or jabbing the negro s nose and Mouth Frith his left. Then when they got to close quarters the londoner mapped the negro with Shorti Arm cd and jabs at the same time " pinning or guarding Bell s counter moves with the Arm that was not in action. A few times it bordered on deliberate holding and referee Val quirk cautioned Fox. But for the greater part it was merely scientific infighting. Boxing fans of is years ago will remember How Jack Johnson pinned Tommy Burns s right hand with his own left and moving Back a foot lashed him with right j chops and uppercuts. Fox did something of this sort to Bell when they i were at close quarters on saturday night. But with All Fox s master strategy and Well timed left hand work which piled up the Points for him the fight was always a thriller while Bell had a. Chance of spreading Fox on the mar. Not until after the 1 -5th round did Bell s backers lose Hope of their Man placing a decider. Again in the 17th he forced another furious rally but after this there Pasno More fury in him. The Litho i Lack Hull was tamed. Fox s lefts had teased him just the same As the Pic Dors and matadors tire tie beast in a Spanish Hull fight. When it was All Over and Fox had been crowned by referee quirk s right Palm the negro donned his dressing gown walked Over and congratulated Fox his Arm to the crowd. The. Crowd had cheered Fox. But they sheer Bell just As heartily. For. Nad fought so vigorously All trough and did not show pique or isgut when the verdict did not con is Way. The crowd liked him for it. Another queenslander makes Good. Of some time past Queensland boxers have Ben making their presence Felt at the Sydney stadium. The latest northerner to get into the Boriski is Billy Stanley who prot a decision Over Tommy Kelly saturday night. The pair put j up a interesting contest and the Fin � showing by Stanley was by the spectators. Both men were even weights10.7. Rot inv beats Dobson. At the Brisbane stadium last sat raft Robson c10.1 Defeated Dave Dobson on Points in 1 5 in another contest at the same place and the same evening. Curly Binder 9.6 heat the Veteran Jerk Brown r.12 on r Points. ? australian heavyweight championship monday night s contest the above contest to take place on monday night next has aroused More than Ordinary interest in local boxing circles. The fact that this Battle Between these heavyweights has been mooted a Good Deal has added interest to it and coupled with the fact that it is a championship contest it has aroused the boxing fans expectancy As to the outcome. Neither of the participants in monday s Battle Are unknown quantities in South Australia so far As boxing is concerned and each has a record that any Boxer might be proud of. As Boxer to Boxer they Are not strangers. Each in his own time has held the heavyweight Crown of Australia and at the. Present time this honoured pugilistic Belt is in the Possession of Waddy and the present Battle is the outcome of a Challenge from Lloyd an sex Champion. This will be the seventh occasion on which these two boxers have met. So far As honors Are concerned they rest in Lloyd s favor. Lloyd has a knockout in the

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