Sunday, August 5, 2018

Rialto Theatre Had to Call Out The Police! -- August 5, 2018

Film Daily, 15-May-1923
Millicent Hearst, wife of publisher William Randolph Hearst, founded the New York Free Milk Fund for Babies in 1921. On 12-May-1923, sportswriters Damon Runyon and Bill Farnsworth promoted a boxing fundraiser at Madison Square Garden.

Former heavyweight champion Jess Willard, the Pottawatomie Giant, defeated Floyd Johnson, the Auburn Bulldog, by TKO in the 11th.  Heavyweight contender Luis Ángel Firpo, the Wild Bull of the Pampas, defeated Jack McAuliffe by KO in the third.

Washington Times, 13-May-1923

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