Fists of funding

October 1996
Jet;10/28/96, Vol. 90 Issue 24, p51
Presents a photograph of boxers Floyd Patterson, Jake LaMotta and Sugar Ray Leonard at Fight Night `96. Fight Night's goal to raise funds for children's charities; Guests who attended.


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