Sport: The Big Wind

Tommy ("Hurricane") Jackson is a burly (192½ Ibs.) young (22) Negro who loves to fight. Hurricane also loves his mother. And like any man with two loves, Hurricane has known trouble. This spring he put his promising heavyweight record (16 wins, one loss, one draw) on the line against a light-punching light heavyweight named Jimmy Slade. The big wind dwindled to a spring breeze. Tommy lost a ten-round decision and got so flustered that he blamed it all on mom. "I'm glad I lost," he said. "My mother kept telling me when to go...

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