[News Script: Boxing] Part: 1 of 6
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BACKGROUND SOF THRO GHOUT STORY.,...
A packed house thumping the floor for action, and
maybe a knockout, gets a little of both in the Star-
Telagram&s 24th annual Texas Golden Gloves Tournament.
Almost 67-hundred fans, the biggest crowd since 1952,
are at Will Rogers Memorial Coliseum for last night's
Heavyweight Paul Peebles, an end
'1 on the Texas Christian University football squad,
battles with Alfonso Iglesias ffom corpus Christi.
Peebles, the taller of the two men, is forced into a
corner and pummeled by Iglesias midway in the first
The second opens with a flurry.
Tie two mix it
Peebles half pushes
up in maneuvering for position;
knocks Iglesias to the floor, but the Corpus
Christi man is uvn in a hurry.
The 204 pound Iglesias,
5-pounds heavier than Peebles, crowds and clinches his
man as he tires in the third round, and Peebles isn't
able to get any heavy ones across.
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WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.). [News Script: Boxing], item, February 21, 1960; (https://digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc862366/m1/1/: accessed March 26, 2019), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, https://digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Special Collections.