PHILLY BOXING HISTORY

Fights - 1955  

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 January 6, 1955  (Thursday) Plaza
 Jimmy Soo KO2 Jimmy DeMura :38
 Tony Borraccia W6 Ernie Bibbs  
 Jesse Smith KO2 Don Milbourne  
 Dave Bailey KO1 Sam Davis  
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 January 7, 1955  (Friday) Venue
 Jethro Cason KO5 Freddie Fuller  
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 January 13, 1955  (Thursday) Venue
 Joey Rowan W8 Zack Hobbs  
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 January 14, 1955  (Friday) Venue
 Kid Anselm W6 Charley Douglas  
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 January 20, 1955  (Thursday) Venue
 Jesse Smith KO6 Rocky Tomasello  
 Dave Bailey KO1 Jimmy Jackson  
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 January 28, 1955  (Friday) Convention Hall
 Georgie Johnson W10 Ramon Fuentes  
 Garnet Hart KO2 Tiger Rankin  
 Jimmy Soo KO2 Frankie Freese  
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 February 4, 1955  (Friday) Venue
 Jethro Cason KO1 Tony Gallagher  
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 February 11, 1955  (Friday) Venue
 Eddie Prince W8 Jay Anderson  
 Mel Collins W7 Charley Douglas  
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 February 17, 1955  (Thursday) Venue
 Johnny York W8 Johnny Neil  
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 February 18, 1955  (Friday) Venue
 Jim Robinson W8 James Cater  
 Dave Bailey KO1 James Williams  
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 February 24, 1955  (Thursday) Venue
 Garnet Hart KO1 Roosevelt Coward  
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 February 25, 1955  (Friday) Venue
 Jake Josato W7 Chico Corsey  
 Fernando Fala KO1 Curley Lee Chapman  
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 March 3, 1955  (Thursday) Venue
 Jimmy Soo KO1 Howard Curry  
 Jesse Smith KO1 John King  
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 March 4, 1955  (Friday) Venue
 Jethro Cason W6 Ernie Bibbs  
 Charlie Cummings KO2 Carl Caporale  
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 March 11, 1955  (Friday) Venue
 Johnny Cook W8 Jake Josato  
 Felix Benson KO5 Richie Johnson  
 Fernando Fala KO2 Buddy King  
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 March 17, 1955  (Thursday) Venue
 Tony Borraccia KO1 Jimmy Armstrong  
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 March 18, 1955  (Friday) Venue
 Freddie Fuller W6 Jethro Cason  
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 March 22, 1955  (Tuesday) Arena
 Georgie Johnson W10 Garth Panter  
 Fred Terry KO1 Garnet Hart  
 Jimmy Soo KO8 Charlie Cummings  
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 March 31, 1955  (Thursday) Plaza
 Jake Josato W8 Jimmy DeCerio  
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 April 1, 1955  (Friday) Venue
 Eddie Corma W8 Bobby Douglas

unanimous decision

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 April 15, 1955  (Friday) Arena

Promoter: Herman Taylor / TV

 Holly Mims W10 Bobby Jones  
 Al Hauser KO4 Fred Terry  
 Yama Bahama W6 Iggy Zotto  
 Bobby Douglas W6 Jimmy DeCerio  
 Bob Singleton W6 Eddie Freeman  
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 April 22, 1955  (Friday) Cambria
 Fernando Fala W8 Lou Benson  
 Felix Benson W6 Ray Watkins  
 Billy Griffin W6 Carl Caporale  
 Ed Slayton TKO2 Tiger Thomas  
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 April 26, 1955  (Tuesday) Adelphia

Promoter: Pete Moran

 Eddie Corma W8 Jake Josato  
 Bernard Bibbs KO5 Earl Hinton  
 Charley Spicer KO2 Jimmy Wilson  
 Ike Bratton D6 Jimmy Bryant  
 Frank Giosa TKO4 Ike Wilson  
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 April 28, 1955  (Thursday) Plaza
 Mickey Rosati W8 Jethro Cason  
 Calvin Smith TKO6 Marvin Hickman  
 Paddy McBride KO1 Billy Dansford  
 Howard Darlington W4 Bob Medina  
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 May 5, 1955  (Thursday) Venue
 Jesse Smith KO2 Clarence McKenzie  
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 May 6, 1955  (Friday) Arena
 Julio Mederos KO2 Harold Johnson  
 Garnet Hart KO3 Joey White  
 Rory Calhoun W8 Al Hauser  
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 May 10, 1955  (Tuesday) Venue
 Jimmy Soo KO7 Jimmy Scalero  
 Tony Borraccia W6 Freddie Fuller  
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 May 12, 1955  (Thursday) Venue
 Jim Robinson D6 Warnell Lester  
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 May 13, 1955  (Friday) Cambria
 Fernando Fala W8 Lou Benson

unanimous decision

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 September 9, 1955  (Friday) Venue
 Jesse Smith D4 Leroy Green  
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 September 29, 1955  (Thursday) Venue
 Jimmy Soo W8 Charlie Slaughter  
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 September 30, 1955  (Friday) Venue
 George Benton W8 Clarence Hinnant  
 Bobby Singleton W6 Clifton Bradley  
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 October 4, 1955  (Tuesday) Venue
 Earl Clemmons W6 Carl Caporale  
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 October 6, 1955  (Thursday) Plaza
 Jake Josato W8 Bobby Douglas  
 Jimmy Archer KO1 Ken Harvey  
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 October 7, 1955  (Friday) Venue
 Garnet Hart W7 Tiger Rankin  
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 October 13, 1955  (Friday) Venue
 Jimmy DeCerio W8 Jay Anderson  
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 October 18, 1955  (Tuesday) Venue
 Charlie Slaughter KO5 George LaMalza  
 Clifton Bradley W6 Freddie Fuller  
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 October 20, 1955  (Thursday) Venue
 Jimmy Archer KO1 Harry Green  
 Dave Bailey W4 Marne Toogood  
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 October 21, 1955  (Friday) Cambria
 George Benton W8 Clarence Hinnant  
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 October 25, 1955  (Tuesday) Adelphia
 Jake Josato W8 Jimmy DeCerio  
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 November 10, 1955  (Thursday) Venue
 Jethro Cason W8 Clifton Bradley  
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 November 15, 1955  (Tuesday) Venue
 Jake Josato W8 Johnny Cunningham  
 Fernando Fala KO?? Jimmy Thompson  
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 November 18, 1955  (Friday) Venue
 Felix Benson W6 Richie Johnson  
 Jimmy Franklin KO2 LeRoy Allen  
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 November 25, 1955  (Friday) Cambria
 Garnet Hart KO2 Roosevelt Coward  
 Kid Anselm KO3 Al Brown  
 Johnny Bean W4 Mario Vassallo  
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 December 6, 1955  (Tuesday) Adelphia
 Garnet Hart W8 Harry Deputy  
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 December 10, 1955  (Tuesday) Venue
 Kid Anselm W6 Ray Watkins  
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