Champ didn't win title Beau Jack

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Beau Jack's Life Now Fneonipaed I5y Shoo 1 BEAU JACK . 'ii' m. 1 1, .-.j .-.j 'Champ' Didn't Wiii But Never L ost kiis me Pride By .IOH ( Ivf TTKXDK V Sports Writer ot The Miami News The waist seems vciy sih.hII beneath the broad shoulders and masMve chest. And when he niovvw across the looir.. it is often in a half-trot, half-trot, half-trot, a howlegged seini-hu!'fie seini-hu!'fie seini-hu!'fie with so much bounce in it that it & apparent that this man. now 46. wa.s an athlete 'in his. The Jack Jack never won a title, but it does not lie. lost his only championship challenge. . But he won the right to he called 'Champ', for many remember him as sort ol a latter-day latter-day latter-day John Henry ' "riierl with his hammer in his hand" 1. In a match w ith Tony Janiro in the Garden, in 1917 a busted hone 111 Beau's Irg gave way. and he Irll to the floor, but ing and the primrose path, the fighter who made cash registers ring for millions and wound up shining shoes, bitter, broke and humiliated. Beau Jack is none of these. "God gave me strength," he explains, with patience. patience. "I'm doing what I want to do and I have thousands and thousands of friends." Beau rides the bus to work, but not he-cause he-cause

Clipped from The Miami News21 Jul 1967, FriMain EditionPage 21

The Miami News (Miami, Florida)21 Jul 1967, FriMain EditionPage 21
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