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This photograph shows a boxing match in progress. The fighters are Maurice Strickland (NZ, winner) and Alabama Kid (USA, born Clarence Oland Reeves in 1914), and the referee is local ex-champion boxer Geoffrey Watchorn.

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2014P_Sp98_008807
Title
Boxing Match at Showgrounds, Palmerston North
Relation
Public Photograph Collection Sp 98
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Coolstore

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Showgrounds, Palmerston North
Date
December 26, 1940

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Palmerston North City Library

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