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Wildcat Ferns

W L D
40 12 16
23 KOs 4 KOs
last 6


bouts 69
rounds 632
KOs 29%
 
global ID 74356
aliasClarence McCubbins
born 1890-09-20
debut1909-10-18 / age 19
divisionwelterweight
height5′ 7½″   /   171cm
reach
68″   /   173cm
residence
Kansas City, Missouri, USA
birth place
Perry, Oklahoma, USA

newspaper decisions
bouts rounds won lost drawn
78 96 3 3 3

Career Record

date lbs opponent lbs
record 
location
result 
rounds
1926-06-07
Aramis Del Pino18 10 2
Benjamin Field Arena, Tampa, Florida, USA
LPTS4/4
 L 
PTS
4/4
  
1922-05-24
Bobby Corbett5 0 1
Ponca City, Oklahoma, USA
W KO4/0
 W  
KO
4/0
  
1922-05-10
Hamp Brown1 1 0
Guthrie, Oklahoma, USA
DPTS10/10
 D 
PTS
10/10
  
1921-06-07
Frankie Adams1 3 0
Arkansas City, Kansas, USA
DPTS10/10
 D 
PTS
10/10
  
1921-01-24
Harvey Thorpe25 10 12
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, USA
LTKO6/10
 L 
TKO
6/10
  
referee: Rev. Earl Blackman
1915-11-04
Art Magirl39 3 7
Memphis, Tennessee, USA
LKO4/0
 L 
KO
4/0
  
1915-10-26
Neal Allison0 1 0
Cutler Gymnasium, Kansas City, Missouri, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
As Neil Allison (Kansas City Times).
1915-03-16
Leo Kelly7 6 4
Saint Louis, Missouri, USA
LTKO6/8
 L 
TKO
6/8
  
(Burlington Hawk Eye)
1914-11-26
Bud Logan3 0 0
Saint Joseph, Missouri, USA
LPTS15/15
 L 
PTS
15/15
  
1914-10-06
Bud Logan2 0 0
Saint Joseph, Missouri, USA
LPTS15/15
 L 
PTS
15/15
  
1914-04-07
Spike Kelly8 2 2
Superior, Wisconsin, USA
LNWS10/10
 L 
NWS
10/10
  
Newspaper decision from the Milwaukee Free Press
1914-01-29
Charley Pierson6 6 3
Joplin, Missouri, USA
W PTS15/15
 W  
PTS
15/15
  
1914-01-01
Harry Brewer12 2 3
Academy of Music, Kansas City, Missouri, USA
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
ND?
1913-12-22
Young Denny16 4 5
Orleans A.C., New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1913-12-10
Mike Gibbons36 1 4
Pelican Stadium, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
LTKO2/10
 L 
TKO
2/10
  
Ferns was floored three times for the count of nine, the referee stopped the bout with two minutes remaining in the round. New York Times
1913-11-17
Johnny McCarthy17 5 13
Denver, Colorado, USA
DPTS15/15
 D 
PTS
15/15
  
1913-09-26
Billy Walters5 3 1
Kenosha, Wisconsin, USA
W NWS10/10
 W  
NWS
10/10
  
Newspaper decision from the Milwaukee Free Press
1913-07-04
Young Denny14 3 5
Pelican Stadium, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
referee: Jimmy Bronson
From the Times-Picayune. The decision was so bad that there was a near riot and the referee needed a police escort to exit the ring.
1913-05-28
Al McCoy21 3 2
Dayton, Ohio, USA
DPTS20/20
 D 
PTS
20/20
  
1913-05-05
Jimmy Perry13 5 3
Kansas City, Missouri, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1913-04-16
Tommy Howell11 4 1
Kansas City, Missouri, USA
DPTS10/10
 D 
PTS
10/10
  
1913-04-05
Jimmy Perry13 4 3
Kansas City, Kansas, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1913-03-18
Jimmy Perry13 4 2
Orpheum Theater, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
DPTS10/10
 D 
PTS
10/10
  
referee: Mike Saul
1913-03-10
Spike Kelly4 1 2
Kansas City, Missouri, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1913-02-21
Billy Walters5 1 1
Saint Joseph, Missouri, USA
DNWS15/15
 D 
NWS
15/15
  
(Chicago Tribune 12-28-1913)
1913-01-22
Al McCoy20 3 1
Dayton, Ohio, USA
DPTS15/15
 D 
PTS
15/15
  
1913-01-14
Charley Pierson5 3 3
Saint Joseph, Missouri, USA
W PTS15/15
 W  
PTS
15/15
  
1913-01-01
Harry Brewer12 0 3
Labor Temple Auditorium, Kansas City, Missouri, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1912-11-13
Tommy Howell10 3 0
Auditorium, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
LNWS10/10
 L 
NWS
10/10
  
Newspaper decision from the Indianapolis Star
1912-10-11
Art Magirl13 2 6
St. Louis A.C., Saint Louis, Missouri, USA
W KO2/8
 W  
KO
2/8
  
1912-10-04
Billy Willis19 2 1
Olympia A.C., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
W NWS6/6
 W  
NWS
6/6
  
Newspaper decision in favor of Ferns from both the Philadelphia Item and the Philadelphia Record.
1912-09-12
147½Art Magirl147½13 2 6
Grand Opera House, Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA
DNWS15/15
 D 
NWS
15/15
  
referee: Glenn Condon
Tulsa World.
1912-09-02
Ray Bronson47 6 22
Auditorium, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
LNWS10/10
 L 
NWS
10/10
  
Newspaper decision from the Indianapolis Star
1912-07-04
Art Magirl12 2 5
Dewey, Oklahoma, USA
DPTS15/15
 D 
PTS
15/15
  
referee: Rube Ferns
1912-05-31
Paul Roman1 2 1
Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1912-05-10
Paul Kohler4 5 5
Grand Avenue A.C., Kansas City, Missouri, USA
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
1912-04-20
Paul Roman1 1 1
Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1912-04-17
Eddie Costellodebut
Bartlesville, Oklahoma, USA
W KO4/0
 W  
KO
4/0
  
1912-04-12
Charley Pierson3 1 2
Kansas City, Missouri, USA
DPTS10/10
 D 
PTS
10/10
  
1912-03-05
Clarence English29 8 9
Saint Joseph, Missouri, USA
DPTS15/15
 D 
PTS
15/15
  
1912-03-01
Dave Deshler25 21 23
Grand Avenue A.C., Kansas City, Missouri, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1912-02-16
Dave Deshler25 20 23
Grand Avenue A.C., Kansas City, Missouri, USA
W KO9/10
 W  
KO
9/10
  
1912-02-02
Paul Kohler4 5 3
Kansas City, Missouri, USA
DPTS10/10
 D 
PTS
10/10
  
referee: Dave Porteous
1912-01-19
Unk Russell32 6 2
Kansas City, Missouri, USA
W TKO10/10
 W  
TKO
10/10
  
referee: Dave Porteous
(Tulsa Daily World)
1912-01-09
Billy Grupp5 3 0
Saint Louis, Missouri, USA
NND6/6
 N 
ND
6/6
  
1911-12-11
KO Brown0 1 0
Nevada, Missouri, USA
W KO6/0
 W  
KO
6/0
  
Knockout Brown of Kansas City (Muskogee Daily Phoenix December 13, 1911).
1911-11-11
Young Outmandebut
Okemah, Oklahoma, USA
W KO2/0
 W  
KO
2/0
  
Date in 1911 unknown.
1911-10-20
Kit Carsondebut
Bitter Root, Montana, USA
W KO11/0
 W  
KO
11/0
  
Date in 1911 unknown.
1911-10-01
Guy Buckles6 6 5
Bartlesville, Oklahoma, USA
W PTS15/15
 W  
PTS
15/15
  
Exact date unknown.
1911-09-09
Sailor Smithdebut
Hailey, Idaho, USA
W KO3/0
 W  
KO
3/0
  
Date in 1911 unknown.
1911-08-18
Soldier Miller1 1 1
Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA
W KO6/0
 W  
KO
6/0
  
Date in 1911 unknown.
1911-07-17
Jim McDonald3 5 4
Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
Date in 1911 unknown.
1911-07-04
Art Magirl4 2 1
Dewey, Oklahoma, USA
DPTS0/0
 D 
PTS
0/0
  
1911-04-19
Harry Brewer9 0 3
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, USA
LPTS15/15
 L 
PTS
15/15
  
referee: Billy Gragg
Ferns' manager jumped into the ring and attacked the ref after the decision (Morning Examiner).
1911-04-14
Guy Buckles6 5 5
Bartlesville, Oklahoma, USA
W DQ5/0
 W  
DQ
5/0
  
referee: Jimmy McDonald
(Batlesville Enterprise April 21, 1911)
1911-04-10
Harry Brewer8 0 3
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, USA
LPTS15/15
 L 
PTS
15/15
  
1911-02-21
Earl Henderson6 0 2
Coliseum, Bartlesville, Oklahoma, USA
W TKO2/0
 W  
TKO
2/0
  
referee: Jimmy Kelly
(Bartlesville Enterprise)
1911-01-12
Kid Williamsdebut
Perry, Oklahoma, USA
W KO7/0
 W  
KO
7/0
  
Correct Kid Williams uncertain
1911-01-04
Pete Shaughnessy6 4 1
Majestic Theater, Shawnee, Oklahoma, USA
W PTS12/12
 W  
PTS
12/12
  
(The Shawnee Daily Herald, The Shawnee News, The Evening Free Press)
1910-11-21
145Clarence English26 7 7
Auditorium, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, USA
DPTS15/15
 D 
PTS
15/15
  
referee: Frank Carsey
1910-11-01
Jimmy Kelley0 0 1
Auditorium, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, USA
W TKO7/10
 W  
TKO
7/10
  
As Jimmie Kelley (Muskogee Times Democrat, Oklahoma City Daily Pointer).
1910-10-14
Jimmy Kelleydebut
Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA
DPTS15/15
 D 
PTS
15/15
  
Referee Johnson of Sapulpa. As Jimmy Kelley of Brooklyn (Oklahoma City Daily Pointer).
1910-10-07
Jack Fitzgeralddebut
Auditorium, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, USA
W KO3/10
 W  
KO
3/10
  
(Muskogee Times Democrat)
1910-09-27
Jim McDonald3 4 4
Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
Correct Jimmy McDonald uncertain
1910-09-06
Jim McDonald3 4 3
Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA
DPTS10/10
 D 
PTS
10/10
  
McDonald specified from Denver (Oklahoma City Daily Pointer).
1910-08-16
143Jack Purtell1401 3 1
Auditorium, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, USA
W KO4/10
 W  
KO
4/10
  
promoted by Frank Carsey. (Oklahoma City Daily Pointer).
1910-07-04
Pete Shaughnessy2 4 1
Muskogee, Oklahoma, USA
W NWS10/10
 W  
NWS
10/10
  
As Kid Ferns of Oklahoma City (Fort Worth Star-Telegram).
1910-06-28
Jack Purtell1 2 1
Auditorium, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, USA
W TKO15/15
 W  
TKO
15/15
  
referee: Tommy Cannon
(Oklahoma City Daily Pointer)
1910-06-21
Clarence English26 7 6
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, USA
DPTS10/10
 D 
PTS
10/10
  
referee: Tommy Cannon
(The Shawnee Daily Herald, Oklahoma City Daily Pointer)
1910-04-19
Harry Brewer4 0 1
Auditorium, Ada, Oklahoma, USA
LPTS15/15
 L 
PTS
15/15
  
referee: Billy Gragg
As Kid Ferns (The Evening News).
1910-04-05
Rube Ferns45 18 9
Auditorium, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, USA
W TKO4/15
 W  
TKO
4/15
  
referee: Frank Carsey
(Oklahoma City Daily Pointer)
1910-02-25
145½Harry Brewer1464 0 1
Auditorium, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, USA
DNWS10/10
 D 
NWS
10/10
  
As Kid Ferns of Oklahoma City (Kansas City Times, Oklahoma City Daily Pointer).
1910-01-21
Roxy Roach0 2 1
Metropolitan Theater, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, USA
W TKO2/10
 W  
TKO
2/10
  
referee: James McCabe
(Oklahoma City Daily Pointer)
1909-12-14
Frank Carsey23 11 9
Auditorium, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, USA
W TKO10/15
 W  
TKO
10/15
  
As Kid Ferns (Oklahoma City Pointer).
1909-11-25
Pete Shaughnessy2 3 0
Auditorium, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, USA
W TKO9/15
 W  
TKO
9/15
  
As Kid Ferns of Perry (Oklahoma City Daily Pointer).
1909-10-18
Pete Shaughnessy2 2 0
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, USA
W KO11/0
 W  
KO
11/0
  
Billed as Kid Ferns (Fort Worth Star-Telegram)
1909-06-10
Mart Bannondebut
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, USA
W KO4/0
 W  
KO
4/0
  
(Oklahoma City Daily Pointer February 2, 1910)
1909-05-24
Battling Caseydebut
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, USA
W KO2/0
 W  
KO
2/0
  
(Oklahoma City Daily Pointer February 2, 1910)
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Draw
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No Contest
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