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bert mccarthy in hospitai.

Knocked Out in 13th Bound.

Felled by n punch on the chin Bert AJeCarthj took the count ol eight in the 13th round of his fight vnth the aboriginal welter weight Alb» Roberts (\ S Ax ) at the Bruns« lek ¡stadium on Satur lav night Rising grogcjlx AfpCarthj who had taken sexcie punishment from the hardhitting abonginp leccned another crashing right on the point of the jaw and fell uuconsciotis for the full count He had to be assiste 1 fiom the ung AlcCarthx failed to rallv under meehcal treatment and be was taken to the Alelbournc Hospital to which ho was admitted »nth a fractured skull

Beit Spaigo lormer nxal of McCarthy in the ring when they »teie both feathei xveights 10 j ears ago acted as refeiee on Saturdaj JleCnrthj won the feather weight title of Australia on i foul from Spaigo on Juh 29 lf)22% at the AAest Mel

bourne Stadium and Spargo regained it on a points decision a mouth Inter AlcCnrth» was one of the most stjhsh bo\ers ot his day His ringcratt sax eel him much in his tontest on "-aturdax Lnrlj in his boxing micer AlcCarthx then a blacksmiths sinker in North Melbourne 1 o\ed at the pavilion under the name ot

loung Kellx In 1101 lie pnitieipated in the dramatic contest a*, unst the 1 llipmo Deneio aiho lelt the ling to die foul hours later from cerebral h<motihage in "">t A in (ent s Hospital AlcCarthx retired from the ring about lix c j ears ago b t began com 1 eting in mil uri an contests retenth