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Mitchell Rawson

Mitchell Rawson

All Mitchell Rawson Stories

Feb 20, 1961

The Bare-knuckle Legacy of Boxing

The early years of the prize ring were filled with mayhem, skulduggery and brutal fights

Mar 05, 1962

A Case for Sherlock

The Jeffries-Johnson title prize fight nearly had Arthur Conan Doyle as its referee

Jul 10, 1961

Pug in the poets' corner

Bob Gregson was a boxing bard who hit below the beat and bit and gouged in the clich├ęs

Mar 13, 1961

A Case for Sherlock

The Jeffries-Johnson title prize fight nearly had Arthur Conan Doyle as its referee

Oct 16, 1961

The Ultimate Sportsman

Inclined to overdo, Shelton almost overdid himself in

Apr 17, 1961

The Steps of Dan Donnelly

The oddest monument in Ireland is embedded in Kildare sod and honors a bare-knuckle champion