The longest-running story in Boston

Balf, T.
April 1992
Yankee;Apr92, Vol. 56 Issue 4, p66
Profiles Johnny Kelley, 84, who has run in 61 Boston Marathons and won two of them, in 1935 and 1945. Difficult race of 1991; Fame in 1930s and 1940s; Notoriety around the world; Kelley's love of the Boston Marathon and running; Kelley's good health for his age; Stories of his early marathons; Close losses and how Heartbreak Hill in Newton was named for Kelley; Kelley's love for his wife Laura and for his painting.


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