Search America's historic newspaper pages from 1789-1943 or use the U.S. Newspaper Directory to find information about American newspapers published between 1690-present. Chronicling America is sponsored jointly by the
National Endowment for the Humanities and the Library of Congress. external link Learn more
Image provided by: University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Library, Urbana, IL
Newspaper Page Text
snuffed out for. .keepsJast night
Luther "McCartyof Missouri was
the snuffer. Fof fifteen rounds he
battered Flynn until thetPueblo
fireman's face w.as an unrecog
nizable pulp. In the"sjxteenth;Mc
Carty put Flynn down for nine.
As loon as the-firerftan arose he
was sent to the canvas a&ain wiftk
a right to the? chin. Flynn at?-
tempted tfcr climb to ms feet, but?
was so dazedAthat the referee
stopped the massacre arid gave
the1 victory to McCarfy.,-'
The fight-dearly .fended in the
ninth ound. ,lrtfrltjn"eribd Mc
Carty dropped F3yin three times
and the cfowd yelled to the ref
eree to stop the right Flynn re-
cup eratejf quickly, however, and,
gave a ganrer exhibition!, m the
succeding ro.urjd$ -$FcGaVty out
classed Flynn', frit hls flowing
does not entftlehinvto rank with
Corbett, Fitzstmmons and- Jef
fries. A higlf-class martf'wpuld,
have had Flynn put away m the
r McCarty, as a result of last
night's victory, meets AI Palzer
. New Year's day for the heavy
weight championship of the'
world, palzer is a heavier man
than the Mlssaurian, and just as
clever,1 whi'ch U not a great boost.
Paizer, should give McCarty as
bad a whipping as the latter ad
ministered to Flynn.
George Murphy Johnson, nevz
Sox pitcher, is labeled . a full
blooded ndjan. His name sounds
like he belonged to the Tammany
New York is said to be civil
ized Amob of people there
fqujjht because hey ,were ejected
'from the grandstand at the six- -dy
Carl Morris of Oklahoma, the
first "white hope" born in Amer
ica, knocked put Bob Williams in
threes rounds at Chattanooga last
Packey McFarland and Eddie "
Murphy are putting in some hard
draining licks at local gymnas
iums for their bout in Kenosha
"Monday night. Thp stockyards
star "-Wants to show he is hetter
than' Jack Britton by giving the.
Boston bbya'worse Jacirjg than
Britton did. "The fae&'way to
settle the argument would, bp for '.
Packey to fight Jack, but the idol
of the yards is tpo wise for that
Clarence Forbes was saved
from "a. knockout in the fifth found
tthVhands of Jefft)'Connell by
his seconds, whortqssed" up the
1. -,-,-. - ( CIS H . - i !
"; -j ;yfer4 ;f
OnSafurjJty aftefnoons''in the
Port " Antonio market, on the
island of Jamaica, a, dozen or
more negroes may be Seen sell
ing "rope" tobacco by the yardi
It is smoked by the natives, arjor
derives its name -from the fact
that it' is twisted and put up in
coils like rope, two hundred yards1
to the coil.
Some of those Eastern gqldt-j'
bug Democrats' are sitting up
nierRts td worry about Bryan's
being too big for Wilson's cab-