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lived up to their agreement to
boc until one is, knocked out.
sYpu've Had a double run for your
moneyin the double knockout,, so
give each boy. half; of, the purse
and let therir go. home." ' -' -
"But the agreement stipulated
that they must; fight until one or
. ,-the other wins," said the referee.
"Inasmuch as' both" are knocked
out and there cannot be two win
ners or two losers, they have not
fulfilled their agreement. I de
cide that they must resume the
contest. Ring the bell."
i The, fighters went at it again,
'lighting as savagely as before the
double knockout and in the 14th
round Fitzpatrick wasknocked
kicking and was given' the small
end of the purse.
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$' Mike B.ascovitth knows not our speech 'j ''"'-'?"
Pijs-? ..' , . "He do.esn't read our magazines;; ' "' ,.' '"'.
&&$.: He doe'sn't know our word fbr'paih,":.;' " '-- --
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.But he. knows pain and vvhat.it means..
; He'ahii.his kind are 'human, too,.;. .
-;. v,' Apdsdmething. more' than toilmacHines. ' v
V - Mike Bascbvitch has -wife and babes, , ; -' , ."' -
'; And: toils for them -the duiryears through ;aff :.:
'"", --Helb-veshis own aSiWell asypu;.-j .
Heidbes'-not-drive -tnem forth '. tq.itdil'. - .:'
''- Undl'liis masters force him ;tp.' " !'
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. MikevBascpyitch lo.yessun and. air, -,-.:
BuT-masters "of his jflekliahd 'soul , . . . J'('rr.
.l ,'. . JlaayeJkeDt -his lonefirier. all Idenied, .;:?."1'
HayiifieXd'.hfni close to smoke-and;gmne-?-
- "Hifel dreams and "hopes .'unsatisfiedf, '
" --' MikeCBavscovitch if slow and -dull,- " ,
'. v- ..- He" seems 'from us. 'a "thing .'apar'fjvy
"". '" ' fHe Vneyer; had a decent .chance, '.? ii-
t. ' Thewo'fldvhas crashed him from ttibtacf
' . A'b.rbthefTtQjth.e ojcpjehaps " '$F''
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