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Box 10


Contains 28 Results:

Fight Statistics Notes (Accrual), undated

 File — Box: 10, Folder: 183
Scope and Contents Including shortest fights on record; longest fights on record; famous turf battles; first fight in a padded ring; largest gate in boxing; largest attendance at fights; double knockouts; record knockdowns in a fight; fight films law; championship comebacks; tall fighters; and most contest fought.
Dates: undated

Boxer Profiles (Accrual), undated

 File — Box: 10, Folder: 184
Scope and Contents Including profiles on Henry Armstrong, Abe Attell, William Thompson (Bendigo), Jack Broughton, and Wilfred Benitez.
Dates: undated

Unidentified Instructional Manuscript (Accrual), undated

 File — Box: 10, Folder: 185
Scope and Contents Likely for Fleischer's 1933 book, How to Referee and How to Judge a Fight.
Dates: undated

Manuscript, "Poole-Morrissey" Fragments and Others (Accrual), undated

 File — Box: 10, Folder: 186
Scope and Contents Housed in file marked, "Poole-=Morrissey. Lifelights of an Ancient Mill." Also includes pages on Jack Dempsey and the Sayers-Heenan fight.
Dates: undated

Manuscript Drafts, A Woman's Influence: The story of Adah Isaacs Menken, wife of John C. Heenan (Accrual), undated

 File — Box: 10, Folder: 187
Scope and Contents Appears to be original typed manuscript for Fleischer's book, Reckless Lady.
Dates: undated

Manuscripts, Boxer Profiles (Accrual), undated

 File — Box: 10, Folder: 195
Scope and Contents Includes pages on Sullivan, James Corbett, Max Baer, Fitzsimmons, Jeffries, Carnera, Tom Sharkey, Peter Maher, Kid McCoy, John C. heenan, Morrissey, etc.
Dates: undated

Unpublished Manuscript, Winner and New Champion [?] (2 folders) (Accrual), undated

 File — Box: 10, Folder: 201-202
Scope and Contents Looks to be draft of unpublished manuscript by Fleischer on boxing. Includes page with possible title, such as "Titans in Tights," "Goliaths in Tights," etc. It appears Fleischer settled on the title, "Winner and New Champion," as the next page begins with that title and includes a table of contents.
Dates: undated

Manuscript, Boxing's Lighter Moments, and Note (Accrual), undated

 File — Box: 10, Folder: 203
Scope and Contents Original typescript manuscript. Note includes information about the manuscript, including the following: "This was not published under this title." Some pages (possibly duplicates) and newspaper clippings tipped in.
Dates: undated

Photo Album (Accrual), circa 1950s

 File — Box: 10, Folder: 204
Scope and Contents Mostly of Fleischer with others in "the Orient," perhaps Thailand. Some with boxers, some in the ring. Contains some handwritten captions inside, such as "Arriving at Bangkok Airport." Includes photos of Fleischer with various dignitaries; Fleischer at dinners, meetings, speaking, parties; ring action shots; the countryside; weigh-ins, etc.
Dates: circa 1950s

Report of The Ring, Inc., The Ring Book Shop, Inc., and Other Business Records (Accrual), 1961

 File — Box: 10, Folder: 205
Scope and Contents "Report of The Ring, Inc. Covering the Fiscal Years ended May 31, 1957 to 1961 / and / The Ring Book Shop, Inc. Covering the calendar years ended December 31, 1956 to 1960, inclusive of May 31, 1961 / and / a consolidated balance sheet of both entities giving effect to capitalized intangible assets as of May 31, 1961."
Dates: 1961

Photographs, "Nat Fleischer World Olympics" (Accrual), 1956

 File — Box: 10, Folder: 206
Scope and Contents Originally housed in a photograph album. Mostly of Fleischer with others, some scenery, particularly in Fiji and Australia. Three pictures include heavyweight champion Rocky Marciano and one of the United States Olympic boxing team that included Jose Torres and Pete Rademacher. Almost all photos labeled on reverse.
Dates: 1956

Manuscripts, Gene Tunney (2 folders) (Accrual), undated

 File — Box: 10, Folder: 207-208
Scope and Contents Contains original typed manuscript pages for early versions of Gene Tunney, Enigma of the Ring.
Dates: undated

Notes, Patterson-Liston Story (Fight) (Accrual), undated

 File — Box: 10, Folder: 210
Scope and Contents Handwritten notes from Fleischer concerning the first fight between the two men for the title, and some comments afterward from Patterson and Liston. Also included is what appears to be a press kit for the fight with a list of professional fights for both men, short biographies about each, overviews of their fighting styles, and a list of heavyweight title fights from John L. Sullivan to present day. Article for The Ring, "Patterson and D'Amato Reunited in...
Dates: undated

Manuscript, Pictorial History of Boxing (Accrual), undated

 File — Box: 10, Folder: 212
Scope and Contents Original, uncut copy.
Dates: undated