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Old 12-07-2011, 05:31 PM #1
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Default Just discovered that Cocoa Kid has finally been inducted into the HOF!

Thanks to the GreatA shedding the light on this information. Otherwise I still wouldn't have known!

Should have been in the title of the article instead of Too Sharp! I guess that will teach me for not reading articles.

Finally justice has been served and Cocoa Kid has been inducted into the HOF. It's been a long long long time coming.

Perhaps Henry Hascup passed on my contest winning thread and that was their main influence

Now all that's left to be rightfully inducted from the Black Murderer's Row is Eddie Booker and Bert Lytell, I think. Any others left to be inducted other than those two?

Along with Pone Kingpetch, Tiger Jones and the rest of the deserving people waiting.
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Old 12-07-2011, 05:34 PM #2
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Old 12-08-2011, 10:31 AM #4
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Great News!! About damn time!! Congrats Cocoa Kid!


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Old 12-08-2011, 08:10 PM #5
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It's about time! Until a few years ago when I saw his name on a ballot, I just assumed that someone as great as him would have been in already.
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