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CARDS & RESULTS: 1930s
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References to the following individuals and organizations are made throughout this section: Bad Boy Brown; Benny Cohen; Betty Lee; Bill
Collins; Billie Burke; Bob Anderson (01); Cleve Roby; Dobie Osborne; Frank Bettis; George Brown; George Romanoff; Glenn Cowan;
Jack McAdams; Jack Montana; Jack Ross; Jane Blondell; Joe Levine; John Mauldin; Mike Cassidy; Paddy Nolan; the Red Devil (01); Red
Dugan; the Red Shadow (01); Sammy Miller; Son Almand; Young Londos.

January 6, 1939 (Friday) – Atlanta, GA – Warren Arena (Frank Bettis and Cleve Roby – Promoters) > Jack Montana versus Paddy
Nolan > Southern Light Heavyweight Title Match: Jack McAdams* versus Bad Boy Brown > John Mauldin versus Son Almand / Notes:
McAdams had been the reigning Southern Light Heavyweight Champion since he went over Eddie Williams on November 14, 1938, in
Atlanta, GA.

January 13, 1939 (Friday) – Atlanta, GA – Warren Arena (Frank Bettis and Cleve Roby – Promoters) > Bob Anderson (01) versus
Bad Boy Brown > Jack Montana versus Sammy Miller > John Mauldin versus the Red Devil (01) / Notes: It was reported that 4,000 were in
attendance for this card.

January 20, 1939 (Friday) – Atlanta, GA – Warren Arena (Frank Bettis and Cleve Roby – Promoters) > Paddy Nolan versus the Red
Devil (01) > Southern Light Heavyweight Title Match: Jack McAdams* versus Young Londos / Notes: McAdams had been the reigning
Southern Light Heavyweight Champion since he went over Eddie Williams on November 14, 1938, in Atlanta, GA.

January 27, 1939 (Friday) – Atlanta, GA – Warren Arena (Frank Bettis and Cleve Roby – Promoters) > Jack Montana versus Bob
Anderson (01) > Benny Cohen versus Son Almand > Sammy Miller versus the Red Devil (01) > Southern Light Heavyweight Title Match:
Jack McAdams* versus Red Dugan / Notes: McAdams had been the reigning Southern Light Heavyweight Champion since he went over
Eddie Williams on November 14, 1938, in Atlanta, GA.

February 3, 1939 (Friday) – Atlanta, GA – Warren Arena (Frank Bettis and Cleve Roby – Promoters) > Bad Boy Brown versus the
Red Devil (01) > Southern Light Heavyweight Title Match: Jack McAdams* versus Sammy Miller / Notes: McAdams had been the reigning
Southern Light Heavyweight Champion since he went over Eddie Williams on November 14, 1938, in Atlanta, GA.

February 10, 1939 (Friday) – Atlanta, GA – Warren Arena (Frank Bettis and Cleve Roby – Promoters) > Benny Cohen versus Glenn
Cowan > Red Dugan versus the Red Devil (01) > Southern Light Heavyweight Title Match: Jack McAdams* versus Young Londos / Notes:
McAdams had been the reigning Southern Light Heavyweight Champion since he went over Eddie Williams on November 14, 1938, in
Atlanta, GA.

February 20, 1939 (Monday) – Atlanta, GA – Warren Arena (Frank Bettis and Cleve Roby – Promoters) > Benny Cohen over John
Mauldin by disqualification > Glenn Cowan over Red Dugan > Southern Light Heavyweight Title Match: the Red Devil (01) over Jack
McAdams* by disqualification; McAdams retained the title / Notes: McAdams had been the reigning Southern Light Heavyweight
Champion since he went over Eddie Williams on November 14, 1938, in Atlanta, GA.

February 23, 1939 (Thursday) – Atlanta, GA – Warren Arena (Frank Bettis and Cleve Roby – Promoters) > John Mauldin versus Bill
Collins > Benny Cohen versus Red Dugan > Glenn Cowan versus the Red Devil (01)

March 3, 1939 (Friday) – Atlanta, GA – Warren Arena (Frank Bettis and Cleve Roby – Promoters) > Sammy Miller versus Paddy
Nolan > Benny Cohen versus John Mauldin > Southern Light Heavyweight Title Match: Jack McAdams* and the Red Devil (01) went to a
draw; McAdams retained the title / Notes: McAdams had been the reigning Southern Light Heavyweight Champion since he went over
Eddie Williams on November 14, 1938, in Atlanta, GA.

March 10, 1939 (Friday) – Atlanta, GA – Warren Arena (Frank Bettis and Cleve Roby – Promoters) > Benny Cohen versus Paddy
Nolan > John Mauldin versus Bob Anderson (01) > the Red Devil over Jack Ross

March 14, 1939 (Tuesday) – Atlanta, GA – Warren Arena (Frank Bettis and Cleve Roby – Promoters) > John Mauldin and Young
Londos went to a draw > Bob Anderson (01) over Red Dugan > Southern Light Heavyweight Title Match: Jack McAdams* over the Red
Devil (01) to retain the title / Notes: During the McAdams-Devil match, McAdams removed the Devil’s mask to identify him as Mike
Cassidy. McAdams had been the reigning Southern Light Heavyweight Champion since he went over Eddie Williams on November 14,
1938, in Atlanta, GA.

March 21, 1939 (Tuesday) – Atlanta, GA – Warren Arena (Frank Bettis and Cleve Roby – Promoters) > John Mauldin over Young
Londos > Bob Anderson (01) over Mike Cassidy > Southern Light Heavyweight Title Match: Jack McAdams* over George Romanoff to
retain the title / Notes: McAdams had been the reigning Southern Light Heavyweight Champion since he went over Eddie Williams on
November 14, 1938, in Atlanta, GA.

March 24, 1939 (Friday) – Augusta, GA – Richmond Post Arena (Dobie Osborne – Promoter) > Women’s Match: Jane Blondell
versus Betty Lee > Bob Anderson (01) versus the Red Shadow (01) > Sammy Miller versus Young Londos

March 28, 1939 (Tuesday) – Atlanta, GA – Warren Arena (Frank Bettis and Cleve Roby – Promoters) > Joe Levine versus Sammy
Miller > George Romanoff versus Mike Cassidy > Southern Light Heavyweight Title Match: Jack McAdams* versus Bob Anderson (01) /
Notes: McAdams had been the reigning Southern Light Heavyweight Champion since he went over Eddie Williams on November 14,
1938, in Atlanta, GA.

March 31, 1939 (Friday) – Augusta, GA – Richmond Post Arena (Dobie Osborne – Promoter) > Women’s Match: Billie Burke
versus Betty Lee > George Brown versus the Red Shadow (01) > Bill Collins versus Young Londos