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OUT OF CHARACTER
Victor Kalman
August 30, 1954
A DANDY PERFORMER Whether as a wigged actor (right) in a French movie or as a fighter with a hard right cross, this man always was a crowd pleaser. Though he had never scaled over the light-heavyweight limit, he was brought to the U.S. by Tex Rickard in 1921 to fight Jack Dempsey for the first million-dollar gate. Gallant as he was, this fighter was no match for Dempsey. Biding his time, the champion scored a knockout in the fourth round over: GEORGE CARPENTIER
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August 30, 1954

Out Of Character

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A DANDY PERFORMER
Whether as a wigged actor (right) in a French movie or as a fighter with a hard right cross, this man always was a crowd pleaser. Though he had never scaled over the light-heavyweight limit, he was brought to the U.S. by Tex Rickard in 1921 to fight Jack Dempsey for the first million-dollar gate. Gallant as he was, this fighter was no match for Dempsey. Biding his time, the champion scored a knockout in the fourth round over:

GEORGE CARPENTIER

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