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African American Knife-Fighters of Old New York

The above illustration, published during World War I, on May 22, 1918 in the New York Herald, was commemorates the act of two African American soldiers who heroically took on 24 German soldiers and survived (and who shall be covered in… 477 more words


New London woman accused in stabbing incident

NEW LONDON, Conn. (WTNH) — New London police have arrested a woman who they say caused life-threatening injuries to another woman in a fight on November 27th. 133 more words


Greenwich police, schools review security after knife fight

GREENWICH, Conn. (AP) — Greenwich police and school officials say they’re reviewing security at Greenwich High School following the arrest of a student accused of using a knife in a fight with another student. 119 more words


Italians Duel with Knives on Cherry Street, New York City, 1908

“The men drew their knives, and parried and lunged furiously for a time…”

During the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, Italian immigrants fought numerous knife duels in New York City and its environs. 121 more words


A Grand Assault of Arms in New York City

This Sunday, at the Jan Hus Church in Manhattan, classical fencers will gather to take part in an ancient tradition, one that hearkens back to the New York of the nineteenth century—the Grand Assault of Arms. 314 more words


Filipino versus Spanish Knife Fighters and a Duel in New York City, 1931

On July 18, 1931, the following account of a “knife battle” between Filipinos and Spanish Americans appeared in a column of the Brooklyn Daily Eagle… 516 more words


The First Full Contact Colorado Open Knife Fight Tournament "Reality Check"

November 16 – 2014
9:00 am
At: FusBoxe MMA
The First Full Contact
Colorado Open Knife Fight Tournament
“Reality Check”

Entry Fee- $25.00

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