Originally Posted by cross_trainer
Unfortunately, I don't have any Roeber-Jeffries newspaper accounts. If the matches were genuine rather than purely for exhibition, it would definitely be impressive to read.
If we could locate Roeber/Jeffries, it would be the earliest wrestling film in existence.
Ah, by the way: http://memory.loc.gov/cgi-bin/query/.../~ammem_E8bw::
Do you have any info on Jefferies wrestling accomplishments? Did he compete in any tournaments or something along those lines?