1913-02-21 (145lbs) Wildcat Ferns nd-drew 15 Billy Walters, The Auditorium, St Joseph, Missouri, USA

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1913-02-21 (145lbs) Wildcat Ferns nd-drew 15 Billy Walters, The Auditorium, St Joseph, Missouri, USA. Each man weighed between 144 and 145lbs as per the St Joseph Gazette, therefore putting Ferns’ title claim on the line. In a fierce bout, Walters took a severe beating in the first few rounds before evening things up later when going to the body. At the finish, Walters’ left eye was closed and Ferns’ body was battered and bruised.