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Tom McNeeley, heavyweight boxer November 13, 1961
Others might see Tom McNeeley's life differently--that becauseof years of alcohol abuse, it hasn't turned out as it couldhave. But McNeeley, a ...
A QUESTION OF VIOLENCE
Tom McNeeley Jr., the Boston heavyweight who hopes to upset Champion Floyd Patterson, has a valid reputation for fury, but fury alone will not be enough.
A MILD CHAMPION BEATS AN INFERIOR BRAWLER
In Toronto, Floyd Patterson almost absentmindedly contains Tom McNeeley's gallant but wild rushes and in four rounds drops him eight times—the last time for ...
THE WRONG ANSWER
heavyweight Peter McNeeley, whose boxing rap sheet shows a 36-1 ... Patterson knocked Tom McNeeley down eight times in four rounds.
A week of near-fatal recovery
From Miami Beach to Philly to Toronto to London to Vegas it was a busy time for the fight mob but mostly a bust for the fans
The most likely to succeed
A gallery of young, unranked prizefighters who are the hopes of manager and fan alike in a time of 'chassis'
Tom Bolan, 38, atight-lipped partner in Roy Cohn's law firm and the president of CSI. .... Tom Bolan nextannounced that Patterson would fight Tom McNeeley in ...
THE FACTS ABOUT THE BIG FIGHT
... fightlast December with the outclassed Tom McNeeley. "I don't take no chances ," Floyd says, "but if I had lost to McNeeley I would have put them on in the ring.
WITHOUT HONOR IN HIS OWN LAND
He knocked out Gene Hamilton and Duilio Nunez but he gave them a disappointing draw with Benny Paret and a wrestling match with Tom McNeeley, and he ...