Presentation on Madam Bey's Boxing Camp

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Learn about the extraordinary Madam Bey and her famous Boxing Camp that was established in 1920 in Chatham Township.  Boxers who trained there included Gene Tunney, Floyd Patterson, and Sugar Ray Robinson.  Admission free.

Bill Rowe May 16, 2012 at 05:26 AM
I watch floyd patterson train there for his fight with Ingmar Johanson. and I lived just down the road from the camp on River Road
Patricia Wells May 16, 2012 at 05:29 PM
Bill, The Historical Society would love to get your remembrances of the training camp. Hope you'll come to the talk.


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