John Spellman Wins

The Lewiston Daily Sun – December 19, 1928

Providence, R. I., Dec. 18 – (AP) – John Spellman of Providence, defeated Freddy Myer of Chicago in two straight falls in 51 minutes and 14 seconds at the Acme A. C. matches in the Arcadia here tonight.

In the semi-finals Howard Cantowine of Iowa and Dan Koloff of Chicago battled to a 45 minute draw.

Joe Devito of Providence won the opener by default over Nick Gotch of Chicago, who fell out of the ring and sprained his wrist after holding off the big grappler for 31 minutes.

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