Wrestling For A Small Purse

Associated Press – February 15, 1908

SAN FRANCISCO – Leopold McLaglen, who wrestled two Japanese last night at Sacramento, has been matched with Henry de Raymond, a jiu-jitsu expert, to wrestle at the Dreamland Rink next Thursday night. Raymond has just returned from Japan. He stands 6 feet 3 inches tall and weighs 350 pounds. The men are wrestling for a purse of $150. Eddie Hanlon is to referee the bout.

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