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Death of boxing promoter Tex Rickard...

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January 7, 1929

THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 7, 1929 

* Tex Rickard death (1st report) 
* Boxing promoter 
* The Hex Hollow Murder
* York, Pennsylvania - John Blymire

The front page has one column headings that include: "TEX RICKARD DIES; HELD LEADING PLACE IN WORLD OF SPORTS" "Promoter Succumbs in Miami Hospital After Operation for Appendicitis" and more. (see) Much more in the sport's section. 1st report coverage on the death of famous boxing promoter and Madison Square Garden builder, Tex Rickard.
Page 31 has an article headed: "'WITCHCRAFT' TRIO FACE TRIAL TODAY" "York (Pa.) County Prosecutor Will Charge Their Motive Was Robbery" and more. (see)
Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 60 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

Category: The 20th Century

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