- Ticket for Boxing Tournament on Friday 9th
September 1938 held in the Town Hall, Carlow.
- Admission: Ringside Seat 3/-
- Source: eBay seller.
- BOXING CLUB
- Front Row L to R: Johnny Cummins,
Kevin Hayden, Murt Brien, Paudge Ryan, Paddy Pender, Tom
- Middle: Con Carroll, Jimmy Dunne,
Pat Corcoran, Pierce Prendergast, Joe 'Jugger' Brennan, Jim
Kearns, Ambrose Hynes, Mick Connolly.
- Back Row: Stephen Kavanagh, Ned
Haughney, Johnnie Harding, Sean Prendergast, George Hyland,
Tony Fenelon, Seamus Walshe.
Image courtesy of Liam
Boxing club up and running in Graiguecullen
Carlow Boxing Club is up and running in St. Fiacc’s Hall
where husband and wife team Dermot and Mary Lawlor run the show.
They were formerly in Paulstown where they produced
several provincial and national champions including their own sons Keith
and Dermot, and later moved to Bagenalstown.
Mary was the Ireland's first ever female boxing referee.
Source: Nationalist Archives October
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