Coming Out of Left Field

Tuesday, January 11, 2005

Globe goof

Ran across this typo in today's Boston Globe story about boxer Jack Johnson (italics mine):

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Ward discovered ''100-something pages -- I can't remember exactly how many" of Johnson's writing that the boxer left after serving his nine-month sentence at Leavenworth prison in Kansas in 1920; the fighter had lived on the lamb for seven years in Canada, Europe, and Mexico before turning himself in ...
~quote~

And before that, he probably lived high on the hog ...

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