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Old 06-22-2019, 06:14 PM #1
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... to survive in a mean world.

Kid Chocolate for example.
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Old 06-23-2019, 07:03 AM #2
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... to survive in a mean world.

Kid Chocolate for example.
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- -Don't understand the use of the video in relation to your conclusion.

Pancho Villa the only fighter of note I know to have entered a fight with a tooth infection against McLarnin to subsequently die shortly afterwards.
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Old 06-23-2019, 10:56 AM #3
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- -Don't understand the use of the video in relation to your conclusion.

Pancho Villa the only fighter of note I know to have entered a fight with a tooth infection against McLarnin to subsequently die shortly afterwards.
I just meant it is impressive, these guys of yesterday having had fights so often and with little rest in between, and in a time when treatment after a fight and medical science wasn’t so advanced as today.
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Old 06-23-2019, 01:08 PM #4
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harry greb went 45-0 in 1919. talk about being busy...
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harry greb went 45-0 in 1919. talk about being busy...
Good lord that a lot of fights.
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