Boxing legend Jack Dempsey traded his gloves for a typewriter in Scranton 100 years ago. Dempsey volunteered to serve as the sports editor of the Scranton Times for one day.
According to an article that appeared in the March 5, 1919 edition of the Scranton Times, said Dempsey arrived early to start his duties as sports editor and writer at the Times. In the end, Dempsey wrote a total of six articles for the paper all on boxing.
The articles appear below –
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