The flick of a glove lace in the eye has ended the ring career of Mike
Gibbons after 15 years fighting. Oculists pronounce the injury which
left one eye virtually sightless, received in training, incurable.
Gibbons known as " The Phantom " in his time was one of the greatest of
the middleweights. He is the elder brother of Tom Gibbons, Dempsey's
opponent at Shelby.
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