Max Baer is a champion molded for the jazz age. He is the number one fighting man of the universe. He is a motion picture star of more ability than 70% of the actors in Hollywood today. He is a night club entertainer with few peers. He is an entertaining singer. He is one of the most pleasing performers heard over the air with the most infectious laughter ever carried by the ether waves. He is a hoofer of distinction and a vaudevillian who can get a contract on stage ability alone. Detroit news Maybe Max Baer will be too busy to even bother with a fight for another year. It has been suggested that he can pile up $300 000 over the next twelve months, after deducting extravagant expenses and taxes. What price sport? His present income is estimated at $20 000 per week. Winnipeg Free Press The total gross gate for the Braddock fight was about $205 000, of which Baer received 42%. The bottom line is that Baer was making much more money outside the ring, than he could make inside it!