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Thu., Dec. 26, 2013, 4 a.m.

This is not how today got its name

www.findingdulcinea.com

You knew that, of course.

A couple of guys from my father's hometown went down to New York City to see this fight (the Louis-Schmeling rematch). They were a little late getting to Yankee Stadium. Just as they got to their seats, the fight was over.

At least that's how everyone told the story.

 http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Joe_Louis_vs._Max_Schmeling




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