Marvin 'Candy' McFarland
21-7-1 / 5 KO
North Philly - Welterweight
Candy beat reigning welter champ Don Jordan in
1960 non-title bout & former champ Virgil Akins 7 months later.
Nip-and-tuck war with Luis Rodriguez ended career in 1967.
"I'm demanding a shot at the title.
I beat him and I'll do it again."
Active 1956 to 1967 - Fought in
Philly 7 times