PHILLY BOXING HISTORY

Fights - 1957  

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 January 31, 1957  (Thursday) Adelphia

 Promoter: ?    /  Attendence: 1,198  /  Gate: $3,500 (approx.)

 Clifton Bradley W8 Wally Livingston

 Livingston aka Kid Chocolate

 Fernando Fala W8 Zack Hobbs  
 Johnny York KO3 James Wiley  
 Baby Bratton W6 Ernie D'Aurelio  
 Dave Reiser W4 Fred Peoster  
 Candy McFarland W4 Bobby Reese  
 Dave Marvel D4 Joe Medley  
poster, program, ticket, photos, news, story, more
     
 September 10, 1957  (Tuesday) Convention Hall

Promoter: Samuel Rose  /  Attendance: 3,209  /  $11,958

 Harold Johnson W10 Wayne Bethea  
 Clifton Bradley W8 Mike Perez  
 Jake Josato D6 Teddy Farmer Wright  
 Shirley Pemleton W6 Dave Bailey  
 Jim Robinson KO2 Bernie Ford  
 Ray Robinson EXH2 Otis Woodward  
 Ray Robinson EXH2 Lee Williams  
poster, program, TICKET, photos, news, story, MORE
     
 October 3, 1957  (Thursday) Adelphia
 Jim Robinson KO4 Johnny Ford 2:59
 Dave Bailey KO1 Jay Bee 2:59
 Johnny Johnson W4 Herman Blackeney  
 Jackie Lennon D4 Rex Sullivan  
 Vic Diamond TKO3 Bob Lee 1:42
 Joe Melito TKO? Al McCall  
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 October 10, 1957  (Thursday) Cambria
 Charley Cummings W8 Cortez Jackson  
 Candy McFarland W6 JD Ellis  
 Tom Brown W4 Ed Mulvenna  
 Willie Bey W4 Tom Gibson  
 Vic Diamond TKO1 Curley Stewart  
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 October 24, 1957  (Thursday) Cambria
 Candy McFarland W8 Bernard Bibbs  
 Ralph Stokes KO1 Willie Bey 2:21
 Andy Love KO1 William Black  
 Rickie Johnson W6 Herman Blakeney  
 Larry Johnson W4 Bobby King  
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 November 7, 1957  (Thursday) Cambria
 Jake Josato W8 Julius Rhodes

unanimous decision

 Len Matthews TKO3 Charles Carter 1:43 / Matthews pro debut
 Sam Jones TKO1 Larry Brown 2:19
 Tom Brown KO3 Bobby King 1:43
 Ed Mulvenna W4 Larry Johnson  
 Frank Supplee W4 Jose Santos  
poster, program, ticket, photos, news, story, more
     
 November 21, 1957  (Thursday) Cambria
 Jake Josato D8 Jethro Cason  
 Jim Hopkins W6 Marion Hunter  
 Len Matthews TKO2 Lee Mann  
 Ralph Stokes W6 Bernard Ford  
 Karl Hubbard TKO4 Earl Owens  
 Al Kelly W4 Tommy Magram  
poster, program, ticket, photos, news, story, more
     
 December 5, 1957  (Thursday) Cambria
 Len Matthews KO3 Ernie Bibbs  
 John Ford W6 Bernard Ford  
 Melvin Middleton KO1 Ike Lofton  
 Tom MacGramm W4 Al Kelly  
 Tom Brown W4 George Jefferson  
 Billy Robb W4 Steve Traitz  
 Joe Melito W4 Dave Reiser  
poster, program, ticket, photos, news, story, more
     
 December 12, 1957  (Thursday) Adelphia
 Slim Jim Robinson W10 Milo Savage unanimous decision
 Shirley Pembleton KO2 Dave Bailey :20
 Carl Hubbard W4 Lou Witherspoon  
 Al Kelly W4 Eddie Malvenna  
 Vic Diamond KO2 Nate Sullivan 2:49
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 December 19, 1957  (Thursday) Cambria
 Candy McFarland W8 Norman Young  
 Joe Washington W8 Jim Hopkins  
 Len Matthews KO2 Bill Goodman 2:11
 Carl Hubbard W4 Bobby King  
 JD Ellis W4 Vic Diamond  
 Tom Brown W4 Richie Johnson  
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