The 1860's found the shores of Long Point filled with unscrupulous, ghoulish, opportunists.

By the 1850's the Long Point area was rampant with brothels, severe over hunting, and unchecked lumbering. It was a lawless country where activities outlawed by both Canadian and American governments continued unchecked.

Perhaps the most popular unruly activity was the bare-knuckle Prize Fight.

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