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WILLIE RITCHIE BLOSSOMS OUT AS MANAGER
Willie Ritchie, Left, a nd Georgie Thompson.
Introducing Willie Ritchie, erst
while lightweight champion, in a
new role. During his successful ca
reer as a boxer, Ritchie has been an
actor, soldier, aviator and college
student at di:erent times. Now he is
Ritchie is pictured with George
Thompson of San Diego, Cal., ban
tamweight. Thompson arrived in
San Francisco without a manager.
Ritchie, who has trained with him,
Immediately nominated himself to
pilot him into the bantam champion
ship and now has him here for a
TYPHOID IN HOSPITAL
Unusual health situation wherein phy
sicians of county hospital die as victims
of typhoid fever epidemic at county hos
pital being investigated by Health Comm'r
Robertson. Carelessness in handling
typhoid at hospital believed cause. Other
hospitals may also be investigated.
Estate of Hugo Becker, former city
electrician, awarded $7,800 verdict for his
electrocution while in city service.