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"Philadelphia" Jimmy Devine

BORN 1877; Southwark, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
DIED 1945
HEIGHT 5-4
WEIGHT    105-130 lbs
1897
Oct 18 Ed Murray                  Philadelphia, Pa                   ND  3

1898
Jan  7 Jack Lansing               Philadelphia, Pa                   KO  4
Jan 28 Frank "Young" Haines       Philadelphia, Pa                   ND  6
Feb 11 Joe Madden                 Philadelphia, Pa                   ND  6
May 27 Joe Hurst                  Philadelphia, Pa                   ND  6
Jun  3 Joe Hurst                  Philadelphia, Pa                   ND  6
Jun 10 George "Young" Marshall    Philadelphia, Pa                   ND  6
Jul  1 Frank Magee                Philadelphia, Pa                   ND  6
Jul  8 George "Young" Marshall    Philadelphia, Pa                   ND  6
Sep 12 Bull Lanigan               Philadelphia, Pa                   KO  2
Sep 19 Kid Bernasconi             Philadelphia, Pa                   ND  6
Sep 26 Joe Hurst                  Philadelphia, Pa                   ND  6
Oct 14 Frank Magee                Philadelphia, Pa                   ND  6
Dec 23 Tom Moroney                Philadelphia, Pa                   KO  3
Dec 30 Jimmy McConigle            Philadelphia, Pa                   KO  2

1899
Jan  7 Danny Dougherty            Philadelphia, Pa                   ND  6
Jan 10 Jack Lansing               Philadelphia, Pa                   ND  6
Jan 30 Frank Walsh                Philadelphia, Pa                   TK  5
Feb 21 John Haines                Philadelphia, Pa                   TK  3
Feb 25 Ike Ferguson               Philadelphia, Pa                   KO  4
Mar  4 Jimmy Mooney               Philadelphia, Pa                   ND  4
Mar 10 Jimmy McGonigle            Philadelphia, Pa                   ND  6
Mar 16 Kid Bernasconi             Philadelphia, Pa                   ND  6
Mar 18 Jack Lansing               Philadelphia, Pa                   ND  6
Apr  6 John Henry                 Wilmington, De                     KO  5
Apr 15 Young Moffat               Philadelphia, Pa                   ND  4
Apr 22 George "Young" Marshall    Columbia, Pa                      SCH   
          -This bout was scheduled; The outcome is not known
Apr 25 Jack Lansing               Philadelphia, Pa                  SCH   
          -This bout was scheduled; The outcome is not known
May  4 Kid Bernasconi             Wilmington, De                      L 10
May 22 Jack Rice                  Philadelphia, Pa                   ND  4
Jun 11 Young Gill                 Philadelphia, Pa                   TK  4
Jul 10 Billy Smith                Philadelphia, Pa                   ND  6
Jul 24 Joe Hurst                  Philadelphia, Pa                   ND  6
Jul 28 Young Morrissey            Philadelphia, Pa                   ND  6
Aug 24 Jack Ashton                Wilmington, De                      L  6
Aug 28 Joe Hurst                  Philadelphia, Pa                   ND  6
Sep  8 Young Snyder               Philadelphia, Pa                   ND  4
Sep 23 Frankie Welsh              Philadelphia, Pa                   ND  4
Oct  7 Young Mooney               Philadelphia, Pa                   ND  4
Oct  7 Young Carroll              Philadelphia, Pa                  SCH   
          -This bout was scheduled; The outcome is not known
Oct 14 Young Mooney               Philadelphia, Pa                   ND  4
Oct 18 Young Morrissey            Philadelphia, Pa                   ND  4
Nov 11 Kid Bernasconi             Philadelphia, Pa                   ND  6
Nov 20 George Walcott             Philadelphia, Pa                   ND  6
Nov 25 Kid Monahan                Philadelphia, Pa                   TK  3
Dec  1 Frankie Welsh              Philadelphia, Pa                   ND  6
Dec  2 Jack Lansing               Philadelphia, Pa                   ND  6

1900
Jan  9 George "Kid" Decker        Philadelphia, Pa                   TK  2
Jan 13 Ike Ferguson               Philadelphia, Pa                   TK  4
Jan 20 Johnny "Spotty" Clifford   Philadelphia, Pa                   ND  6
Jan 26 Young Mooney               Philadelphia, Pa                   ND  6
Feb  3 Tommy Feltz                Philadelphia, Pa                   ND  6
Mar 10 Kid Bernasconi             Philadelphia, Pa                   ND  6
Mar 19 Frankie Welsh              Philadelphia, Pa                   ND  6
Mar 27 Kid Bernasconi             Philadelphia, Pa                   ND  6
Apr  2 Danny Dougherty            Philadelphia, Pa                   ND  6
Apr  7 Jimmy Simister             Philadelphia, Pa                   ND  6
Apr 21 Frank Fisher               Philadelphia, Pa                   TK  3
Apr 30 Tommy Feltz                Philadelphia, Pa                   ND  6
Jun 23 Sammy Smith                Philadelphia, Pa                   ND  6
Jul 24 Sammy Smith                Philadelphia, Pa                   ND  6
Aug 25 George Walker              Philadelphia, Pa                   ND  6
Oct  1 Paddy Donovan              Philadelphia, Pa                   ND  6
Oct  5 Steve Flanagan             Philadelphia, Pa                   KO  6
          -Flanagan died from injuries sustained in this bout

1901
Mar  4 Tommy Feltz                Trenton, NJ                        LK  3
Dec 20 Jimmy Simister             Philadelphia, Pa                   ND  6
          -Some sources report "LT 4"

1902
Jan  3 Bobby Thompson             Philadelphia, Pa                   ND  6
Mar  3 Kid Walker                 Philadelphia, Pa                   ND  6
Mar 24 Eddie "Young" Rocap        Philadelphia, Pa                   ND  6
Mar 31 George Walker              Philadelphia, Pa                   ND  6
Apr  5 Tommy Nilon                Philadelphia, Pa                   ND  6
Apr 19 Tommy Feltz                Philadelphia, Pa                   ND  6
Apr 25 Harry Ruhlin               Philadelphia, Pa                   ND  6
May  1 Harry Lenny                Philadelphia, Pa                   ND  6
Jun  5 Harry Ruhlin               Philadelphia, Pa                   ND  6
Jun 21 Danny Dougherty            Philadelphia, Pa                   ND  6
Nov  6 Joe "Buck" Kelly           Philadelphia, Pa                   TK  6
Nov 12 Tommy Feltz                Baltimore, Md                      LT  7
Dec 15 Harry Hafner               Philadelphia, Pa                   ND  6
Dec 22 Tommy Feltz                Philadelphia, Pa                   LT  6

1903
Jan 31 Harry Hafner               Philadelphia, Pa                   NC  3
          -Some sources report "ND 3" during Feb 1903
Feb 12 Pete Burke                 Philadelphia, Pa                   ND  6
Apr 13 Harry Forbes               Philadelphia, Pa                   LK  4
Sep  7 Jack Durane                Philadelphia, Pa                   ND  6
Sep 15 George Munroe              Philadelphia, Pa                   TK  4
Nov 12 Willie Diddles             Philadelphia, Pa                   KO  2
Nov 26 Jack Durane                Philadelphia, Pa                   ND  6
Dec 17 Young Erne                 Philadelphia, Pa                   TK  2
          -Erne received broken ribs during this bout

1904
Jan  1 Joe "Kid" Tyler            Philadelphia, Pa                   ND  6
Feb  1 Tony Bender                Philadelphia, Pa                   LK  2
Feb 15 Jack Durane                Philadelphia, Pa                   ND  6
Mar 16 Jack Durane                Minersville, Pa                    ND 15
Mar 25 Johnny Allen               Philadelphia, Pa                   ND  6
Apr 20 Jack Durane                Philadelphia, Pa                   ND  6
May 25 Joe "Buck" Kelly           Philadelphia, Pa                   KO  5
Jun  6 Jack Durane                Philadelphia, Pa                   ND  6
Jun  9 Young Erne                 Philadelphia, Pa                   ND  6
Jun 30 Rosario "Kid" Locke        Philadelphia, Pa                   ND  6
Jul 21 Rosario "Kid" Locke        Philadelphia, Pa                   ND  6
Aug  5 Jack Durane                Philadelphia, Pa                   ND  6
Sep  5 Jack McClain               Chester, Pa                        ND  6
Sep  8 Harry Lewis                Philadelphia, Pa                   ND  6
Sep 22 Jack McClain               Philadelphia, Pa                   ND  6
Oct  6 Joe "Kid" Tyler            Philadelphia, Pa                   ND  6
Oct 15 Eugene Lowe                Philadelphia, Pa                   ND  6
Oct 18 Meyer Stinger              Philadelphia, Pa                   ND  6
Oct 22 Bob Kendrick               Philadelphia, Pa                   ND  6
Nov  5 Freddie Snyder             Philadelphia, Pa                   KO  6
Nov 25 Jack McClain               Wilmington, De                      W  6
Nov 28 Phil Logan                 Philadelphia, Pa                   ND  6
Dec  8 Buck Lincoln               Philadelphia, Pa                   ND  6
Dec 22 Kid Stinger                Philadelphia, Pa                   ND  6
Dec 31 Johnny Allen               Philadelphia, Pa                   ND  6

1905
Jan 23 Johnny Allen               Philadelphia, Pa                   ND  6
Feb 27 Jack Lansing               Philadelphia, Pa                   ND  6
Mar  3 Joe "Kid" Tyler            Philadelphia, Pa                   ND  6
Apr 10 Frank "Kid" Carsey         Philadelphia, Pa                   ND  6
May 12 Joe "Kid" Taylor           Philadelphia, Pa                   ND  6
Jul 17 Frank "Kid" Beebe          Philadelphia, Pa                   ND  6
Sep  2 Nev Campbell               Philadelphia, Pa                   TK  3
Sep 15 Kid Stinger                Philadelphia, Pa                   ND  6
Sep 20 Jack Goodwin               Philadelphia, Pa                   LT  5
Sep 23 Young Nitchie              Philadelphia, Pa                   ND  6
Oct 14 Young Crosta               Philadelphia, Pa                   KO  2
Nov  2 Kid Stinger                Philadelphia, Pa                   ND  6
Dec  4 Willie Schumacher          Philadelphia, Pa                   ND  6
Dec 29 Phil Griffin               Philadelphia, Pa                   KO  3

1906
Jan  4 Tommy Feltz                Philadelphia, Pa                   ND  6
Jan  8 Frank "Kid" Beebe          Philadelphia, Pa                   ND  6
Jan 15 Jimmy Moran                Philadelphia, Pa                   KO  3
Jan 22 Johnny "Kid" Egan          Philadelphia, Pa                   ND  6
Feb 12 Frank "Kid" Beebe          Reading, Pa                        ND 10
Feb 22 Frank "Kid" Beebe          Philadelphia, Pa                   ND  6
Mar  5 Marty Kane                 Philadelphia, Pa                   ND  6
Mar 29 Harry Ruhlin               Philadelphia, Pa                   TK  4
Apr 17 Jimmy "Young" Karl         Philadelphia, Pa                   ND  6
Apr 19 Freddie Welsh              Philadelphia, Pa                   ND  6
May  3 William "Billy" Maharg     Philadelphia, Pa                   ND  6
May 25 Young Nitchie              Philadelphia, Pa                  SCH   
          -This bout was scheduled; The outcome is not known

*** The Following Bout Is Reported But Not Confirmed ***

1903
Jul 21 Rosario "Kid" Locke        Philadelphia, Pa                   ND  6

1906
Apr  5 Harry Ruhlin               Philadelphia, Pa                   TK  4

*** Most Data Provided By William Schutte and Luckett Davis ***

Review courtesy of Tracy Callis, Historian, International Boxing Research Organization