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Hesburgh Libraries

Rare Books & Special Collections

Account Books — 1930-1951

Location: HESB Special Coll (Sports)

Holdings:

PFE820-1-1

Daily journal for 1930, 5.5 x 9 inches, c. 370 pp, with financial records in Pfefer's hand: brief daily entries noting earnings [1 January 1930 - 29 December 1930].

PFE820-1-2

Daily journal for 1931, 5.5 x 9 inches, c. 370 pp, with financial records in Pfefer's hand: brief daily entries noting earnings, with final recapitulation of earnings for 1931 [12 January 1931 - 31 December 1931].

PFE820-2-1

Account book, 7.5 x 12 inches, 12 pp, with financial records in Pfefer's hand: list of bookings for wrestler Leo Pinetzki, with Pfefer's and Pinetzki's earnings. Also, figures from Pinetzki's 1932 income tax return, tipped in [1 January 1932 - 21 November 1932].

PFE820-3-1

Account book, 8 x 14.5 inches, 6 pp, with typed financial records, tipped in (r.and v.): lists of bookings for wrestlers Sam Stein and Matros Kirilenko, with income, expenses, and Pfefer's and Stein's/Kirilenko's earnings [1 January 1932 - 30 December 1932].

PFE820-1-3

Daily journal for 1932, 7.5 x 9.5 inches, c. 370 pp, with financial records in Pfefer's hand: itemized expenses and income for individual promotions are entered through 11 May; thereafter, only daily profit/loss figures are entered [1 January 1932 - 31 December 1932].

PFE820-1-4

Daily journal for 1933, 5 x 7 inches, c. 370 pp, with financial records, possibly in the hand of promoter Jack Curley: daily entries noting earnings [2 January 1933 - 27 August 1933].

PFE820-1-5

Daily journal for 1933, 7.5 x 9.5 inches, c. 370 pp, with financial records in Pfefer's hand: daily profit/loss figures are entered through August; thereafter, only two cumulative profit/loss figures are entered [2 January 1933 - 31 December 1933].

PFE820-3-2

Account book, 7.5 x 12 inches, 6 pp, with financial records in Pfefer's hand: bookings for wrestler Sam Stein, with expenses and monies collected [2 January - 25 May 1933].

PFE820-5-1

Scrapbook, 10.5 x 14 inches, 18 leaves, with financial records in Pfefer's hand, tipped in (r.): itemized expenses and income for seventeen Jack Curley promotions in 1933, with recapitulation. Included are events at Yankee Stadium (12 June), and Madison Square Garden (23 January; 6 February; 20 February; 6 March; 26 March; 15 May; 22 May; 30 October; 20 November; 4 December; 18 December) [23 January 1933 - 18 December 1933].

PFE820-3-3

Account book, 7.5 x 12 inches, 6 pp, with financial records in Pfefer's hand, and associated loose documents: expenses and income for bookings arranged in partnership with promoter Rudy Miller [1 September 1933 - 20 November 1933].

PFE820-2-2

Account book, 7.5 x 9.25 inches, c. 50 pp, with financial records in Pfefer's hand, and associated loose documents: itemized expenses and income for individual shows booked with partners Charles Johnston and Rudy Miller, with recapitulation [20 November 1933 - 29 December 1933].

PFE820-2-3

Account book, 7.5 x 9.25 inches, c. 40 pp, with financial records in Pfefer's hand: itemized expenses and income for individual shows booked with partner Charles Johnston, and running total of office expenses [1 January 1934 - 16 March 1934].

PFE820-2-4

Account book, 7.5 x 9.25 inches, c. 240 pp, with financial records in Pfefer's hand: itemized expenses and income for individual bookings and promotions, and running total of office expenses [1 January 1934 - 31 December 1934].

PFE820-5-2

Scrapbook, 10.5 x 14 inches, 23 leaves, with financial records in Pfefer's hand, tipped in (r.): itemized expenses and income for twenty-three Jack Curley promotions in 1934, with recapitulation. Included are events at Madison Square Garden for 8 January; 22 January; 5 Febuary; 19 March; 30 April; 7 May; 29 October; 19 November; and 10 December [8 January 1934 - 26 November 1934].

PFE820-2-5

Account book, 7.5 x 9.25 inches, c. 300 pp, with financial records in Pfefer's hand: itemized expenses and income for individual bookings and promotions, and running total of office expenses [1 January 1935 - 31 December 1935].

PFE820-5-3

Scrapbook, 10.5 x 14 inches, 18 leaves, with financial records in Pfefer's hand, tipped in (r.): itemized expenses and income for seventeen Jack Curley promotions in 1935, with recapitulation. Included are events at Yankee Stadium (8 July), and Madison Square Garden (4 January; 28 January; 18 February; 18 March; 1 April; 6 May; 23 September; 7 October; 28 October; 18 November; 16 December) [7 January 1935 - 18 November 1935].

PFE820-3-4

Account book, 7.5 x 12 inches, c. 300 pp, with financial records in Pfefer's hand, and associated loose documents: itemized expenses and income for individual bookings and promotions [1 January 1936 - 21 November 1936].

PFE820-5-4

Scrapbook, 10.5 x 14 inches, 23 leaves, with financial records in Pfefer's hand, tipped in (r.): itemized expenses and income for twenty-two Jack Curley promotions in 1936-7, with recapitulation for 1936. Included are events at Madison Square Garden for 13 January 1936, 2 March 1936, 8 February 1937, and 22 March 1937 [13 January 1936 - 22 March 1937].

PFE820-3-5

Account book, 7.5 x 12 inches, c. 50 pp, with financial records in Pfefer's hand: itemized expenses and income for individual bookings and promotions [23 November 1936 - 31 December 1936].

PFE820-6-1

Black loose-leaf binder, 8.5 x 11 inches, c. 310 leaves, with financial records in Pfefer's hand (r.): itemized expenses and income for individual promotions and bookings, chronologically arranged [2 January 1937 - 30 December 1937].

PFE820-2-6

Account book, 5 x 8 inches, c. 35 pp, with financial records in Pfefer's hand: bookings and payments to wrestler Jesse James [1 February 1937 - 24 May 1938].

PFE820-7-1

Blue loose-leaf binder, 8.5 x 11 inches, c. 300 leaves, with financial records in Pfefer's hand (r.): itemized expenses and income for individual promotions and bookings, chronologically arranged [1 January 1938 - 28 December 1938].

PFE820-6-2

Black loose-leaf binder, 8.5 x 11 inches, c. 100 leaves, with financial records in Pfefer's hand (r.): itemized expenses and income for bookings with promoter Ray Fabiani, chronologically arranged [3 January 1938 - 5 May 1938].

PFE820-7-2

Blue loose-leaf binder, 8.5 x 11 inches, c. 225 leaves, with financial records in Pfefer's hand (r.): itemized expenses and income for individual promotions and bookings, chronologically arranged [2 January 1939 - 29 December 1939].

PFE820-8-1

Blue loose-leaf binder, 8.5 x 11 inches, c. 325 leaves, with financial records in Pfefer's hand (r.): itemized expenses and income for individual promotions and bookings, chronologically arranged [2 January 1940 - 26 December 1940].

PFE820-8-2

Blue loose-leaf binder, 8.5 x 11 inches, c. 185 leaves, with financial records in Pfefer's hand (r.): itemized expenses and income for individual promotions and bookings, chronologically arranged [1 January 1941 - 30 December 1941].

PFE820-9-1

Blue loose-leaf binder, 8.5 x 11 inches, c. 200 leaves, with financial records in Pfefer's hand (r.): itemized expenses and income for individual promotions and bookings, chronologically arranged [2 January 1942 - 26 December 1942].

PFE820-4-1

Account book, 7 x 12 inches, c. 90 pp, with financial records in Pfefer's hand, tipped in (r. and v.): payments to individual wrestlers, chronologically by booking [3 January 1949 - 31 December 1949].

PFE820-4-2

Account book, 7.5 x 12 inches, c. 130 pp, with financial records in Pfefer's hand, tipped in (r. and v.): payments to individual wrestlers, chronologically by booking [2 January 1950 - 28 December 1950].

PFE820-4-3

Account book, 7.5 x 12 inches, c. 46 pp, with financial records in Pfefer's hand, tipped in (r. and v.): payments to individual wrestlers, chronologically by booking [1 January 1951 - 26 May 1951].