Acton Defeats Lewis

The Buffalo Courier – November 24, 1890

The “Strangler” Fails to Down Little Joe

SAN FRANCISCO, Nov. 23. – A wrestling match took place here last night between Joseph Acton and Evan Lewis for $1,000.  The conditions of the match were that Lewis was obliged to throw his opponent twice in an hour, while Acton won if he gained a fall.  Acton won.

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