“An English Style of Jujitsu” (1905)

“An English Style of Jujitsu” (1905)

This anonymous letter to the editor of the St. James’s Gazette was originally published on March 9th, 1905.  The author’s objection to submission wrestling on moral and nationalistic grounds was fairly common during this period, and indeed had originally been levelled against E.W. Barton-Wright, circa 1900.  Barton-Wright’s displays of Japanese unarmed combat had been decried … Continue reading ““An English Style of Jujitsu” (1905)”

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