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Ali-Spinks Fight #55717

ABC Evening News for Friday, Sep 15, 1978
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(Studio) Report on boxing match tonight in New Orleans.
REPORTER: Max Robinson

(New Orleans, Louisiana) Mardi Gras-type celebrations prior to heavyweight boxing match in New Orleans between Muhammad Ali and champion Leon Spinks described. [ALI - comments on self and boxing.] Details about Spinks given; his personal bodyguard Mr. T, from Chicago, mentioned. Expected crowd at Superdome noted. Mississippi River and French Qtr. mentioned.
REPORTER: Stephen Geer (WVUE newstape)

Geer, Stephen;
Robinson, Max

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