Originally Posted by Surf-Bat
I just made a correction on Boxrec for his 8/24/1916 bout with Leo Johnson. Have a look and tell me what you think. Sounds like a win for Cline to me, but I bumped it up to a draw rather than the win originally listed for Johnson. Until I can figure out if Jack Kincaid's opinion outweighs the other sources or not.
Brooklyn Daily Eagle voted for Cline. NY Herald had it a draw. Naturally, the colored papers, NY Age (Aug 31) and Indianapolis Freeman (Sept 2) had Johnson the victor.
Referee was Florrie Barnett