Famed fighters

July 1996
Jet;07/01/96, Vol. 90 Issue 7, p48
Presents a photograph of boxers Wilfred Benitez, Aaron Pryor and Joe Brown at the International Boxing Hall of Fame induction ceremony in Canastota, New York. Boxers that were inducted posthumously.


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