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ABB A'fTELL GOES BACK TO NATURE SO HE JgAN
REGAIN FEATHERWEIGHT CHAMPIONSHIP
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Abe Attell at the Nolan woodpile this is part of his daily work.
Far from civilization, in the
wilds of Lake county, California,
Abe Attell is going through a
course of training which he be
lieves will help hkn regain his
title king of the featherweights,
which he losj; to Johnnie Kajbane.
Attell isn't boxing, skipping
rope and going through the regu
lar training camp routine. He is
living close to nature. Plenty of
food, and sleeping in the open
in the , that s the program.
Abe is on the ranch of Billy,
Nolan, the man who made Bat
tling Nelson a world's champion.
Billy is directing him. In the fol
lowing sto'ry Attell tells of his
"back to nature life."
By Abe Attell -
Before leaving San Francisco
Nolan told me that I would have
no use for jewelry, boiled shirts,
stiff collars, pointed toed or