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Old 02-17-2013, 04:00 AM   #1
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Default Packey McFarland Film

According to this, his fight with Matt Wells was filmed:

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Old 02-17-2013, 04:13 PM   #2
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Excellent find. Is McFarland/Welsh is all we have of Packey?
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Excellent find. Is McFarland/Welsh is all we have of Packey?
We have his fight with Mike Gibbons, too.
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Old 02-17-2013, 04:56 PM   #4
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We have his fight with Mike Gibbons, too.
How many people have seen that?

So Mike Gibbons has O'Dowd, McFarland, sparring with Tommy on film, any others?

I'm watching Chip vs Darcy again right now, George looks like a damn LHW and has tree trunks for legs
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how many people have seen that?
42.
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How many people have seen that?

So Mike Gibbons has O'Dowd, McFarland, sparring with Tommy on film, any others?

I'm watching Chip vs Darcy again right now, George looks like a damn LHW and has tree trunks for legs
I have all available Packey fights. Hope we can find the Wells one.
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I have all available Packey fights. Hope we can find the Wells one.
Which McFarland fights are those? and is there M.Gibbons footage aside from the 3 i mentioned?
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Old 02-18-2013, 12:23 PM   #8
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Klompton was working on a list of lost fight films for boxrec. He sent me this a while back but the last time we talked about it he said he had found more:

Hughie Mehegen Vs Matt Wells
Georges Carpentier Vs George Gunther
Georges Carpentier Vs Jim Sullivan
Georges Carpentier Vs Gunboat Smith
Georges Carpentier Vs Joe Jeanette
Georges Carpentier Vs Billy Wells
Sam Langford Vs Sam McVea Sydney 1912
Sam Langford Vs Sam McVea Paris 1911
Sam Langford Vs Iron Hague
Eddie McGoorty Vs Dave Smith
Joe Bonds Vs Dick O'Brien
Freddie Welsh Vs Willie Ritchie
Billy Wells Vs Bandsman Blake
Archie Bradley Vs Harry Stone
Jim Corbett Vs Jim Jeffries
Kid McCoy Vs Peter Maher
Danny Frush Vs Johnny Kilbane
Paul Berlenbach Vs Mike McTigue
Jimmy Britt Vs Johnny Summers
Ray Bronson Vs Sid Sullivan
Jim Corbett Vs Kid McCoy (not sure if this is the staged fight they did before a back drop or the real one)
Jack Dempsey Vs Fred Fulton
Terry McGovern Vs George Dixon
Bob Fitzsimmons Vs Jack O'Brien
Bob Fitzsimmons Vs Gus Ruhlin
Fred Fulton Vs Charlie Weinert
Mike Gibbons Vs Young Ahearn
Jim Jeffries Vs Bob Fitzsimmons
Battling Nelson Vs Terry McGovern
Jack Johnson Vs Bob Roper
Mickey Walker Vs Dave Shade
Paul Berlenbach Vs Young Stribling
Luis Firpo Vs Sailor Maxted
Mike Gibbons Vs Soldier Bartfield
Frank Moran Vs Billy Wells
Ted Kid Lewis Vs Marcel Thomas
Gunner Moir Vs Tiger Smith
Pedlar Palmer Vs Dick Burge
Young Griffo VS Battling Charles Barnett
Freddie Welsh Vs Jack Daniels
Packey McFarland Vs Matt Wells
Billy Papke Vs Georges Bernard
Frank Klaus Vs Marcel Moreau
Willie Lewis Vs Jack Costello
Saint Didier Vs Joe Gans (not that Joe Gans)
Fernand Quendreux Vs Astier
Benny Bass - Red Chapman
Young Kloby - Eddie Shevlin
Pete Latzo - Joe Dundee
Johnny Kilbane - George Chaney
Tom Heeney - Otto Von Porat
Rocky Kansas - Jimmy Goodrich
Benny Bass - Harry Blitman
Tom Sharkey - Kid McCoy
Gunboat Smith-Arthur Pelkey
Sam Langford-Jack Lester
Luis Firpo-Jack McAuliffe
Harry Wills-Jack Sharkey
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I wonder if any of those have been discovered since he made that list.
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