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Eagle River resident, former boxer, helped debunk Jack Dempsey myth
By Pete Ehrmann
Special to the News-Review

Jack Dempsey won the heavyweight championship of the world 94 years ago when that was the greatest title in all of sports. He is still regarded as one of the greatest fighters in boxing history and one of the grandest figures in American sports.

Eagle River resident Frank Linnemanstons’ boxing career consisted of three amateur fights, the biggest of which made him the Wisconsin Golden Gloves novice heavyweight

Tuesday, July 30, 2013 6:30 PM

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