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Old 08-14-2012, 05:06 AM   #19
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Default Re: Bob Pastor eliminated Lem Franklin from contention for a crack at Louis

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Originally Posted by burt bienstock View Post
Bob Pastor an NYU product was a helluva boxer spoiler who was fearless...Beat just about anyone bigger than him, except Joe Louis, UNTIL the night of Sept. 6.1940 when
the great fiery LH champion Billy Conn gave Bob Pastor a thrashing stopping Pastor in the 13th round...What does this say about Pittsburgh's second greatest fighter, Billy Conn. ?
Plenty. Lots.

You are sure Conn ranks above Burley though?
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