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  Beau Jack - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jack took the fight on points after 10 rounds, however the highlight of the evening was when the lights dimmed and a spotlight picked out Joe Louis, who was standing in the front row, to the reception of a standing ovation.
Jack also campaigned heavily for a pension scheme for boxers, he felt that no fighter should be reduced to the impoverished fate he was.
Beau Jack was the 1944 Ring Magazine fighter of the year and was inducted into the International Boxing Hall of Fame in 1991.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Beau_Jack   (749 words)

 New Georgia Encyclopedia: Beau Jack (Sidney Walker, 1921-2000)
Sidney "Beau Jack" Walker was one of the greatest lightweight boxers of the 1940s and 1950s.
The bout was Jack's 113th or 118th, depending on the source, and he is credited with as many as 88 victories.
After retirement Jack operated a drive-in barbecue stand near Augusta, tended a small farm, and refereed wrestling matches in South Carolina.
www.georgiaencyclopedia.org /nge/Article.jsp?id=h-834   (604 words)

 IBHOF / Beau Jack   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Jack, whose real name was Sidney Walker, was born in Augusta, Ga. As great as he would become, he would never surpass the notoriety of another Augusta native, golf legend, Bobby Jones.
Jack took a 10-round decision in the non-title fight, but the sellout crowd produced a still record gate of $35,000,000 -- with the proceeds going towards War Bonds.
Jack fought once more for the lightweight title, in 1948, and was stopped by the heavy-handed Williams in the sixth round.
www.ibhof.com /beaujack.htm   (373 words)

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Incredibly Jack had grossed 1.5 million dollars in his career but it was somehow all squandered away.
Beau Jack began to box professionally in 1940 after he was moved north by famous golfer Bobby Jones to Massachusetts and learned under the guidance of veteran trainer Syd Bell.
Jack would get much better and as his fighting improved he moved from the Massachusetts area as his skills carried him to New York City.
members.tripod.com /~bxhof/jack.html   (779 words)

 Beau Jack Boxing Autograph
Sidney Walker, better known as Beau Jack, (April 1 1921-February 9 2000), was an American lightweight boxer, he was a world champion twice.
Beau Jack was the 1944 Ring Magazine fighter of the year.
Beau Jack turned professional in 1940, he bagan his career fighting in Massachusetts where he quickly established an impressive record of 27-4-2.
www.boxing-memorabilia.com /BeauJack.htm   (569 words)

 HickokSports.com - Biography - Beau Jack
Beau Jack began fighting at fifteen in battles royal, in which a half-dozen or so blindfolded fighters swung wildly at one another until only one was left standing.
Nicknamed "Beau Jack" by his maternal grandmother, who raised him, he went to New England after she died in 1940 and he began boxing professionally.
Beau Jack lived well during his fighting years but after leaving the ring he became a shoeshine boy again, at the Fontainebleu Hotel in Miami.
www.hickoksports.com /biograph/jackbeau.shtml   (335 words)

 CBZ Lightweight Title Claimant -- Beau Jack
Beau Jack, Ike Williams, and Bob Montgomery comprised the outstanding trio of Lightweights of the 1940s.
Jack fought in a swarming style in which he usually used his great upper body strength and volume of punches to wear down an oppoent.
Jack learned to fight in "Battle Royales" which consisted of a group of fls pitted against each other in the ring to see who would be the last man standing.
www.cyberboxingzone.com /boxing/jack-b.htm   (334 words)

Jack shares one very important factor with the regular guy… the guy on the streets and the guy that reads of Jack's adventures… Jack thinks, acts, and cares like a normal guy.
Jack was sent to trouble spots in the Untied States to put a stop to the crime without drawing too much attention to the scene.
Jack was back working alone, or with a short list of hand picked agents of his choice, and only answering to the President.
www.silverbulletcomicbooks.com /busted/proposal.htm   (1591 words)

Beau was a veteran of 112 ring encounters against some of the greatest fighters of all time.
Beau Jack said that was his proudest moment.
Beau Jack will never be forgotten by those who saw him fight or those who knew him.
www.angelfire.com /biz2/sjcboxingstorage/jack.html   (355 words)

 USATODAY.com - Excerpt from 'Jinxed'   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Jack, the head of the Major Case Squad in Manhattan, had been instrumental in finding Luke.
Not only was thirty-four-year-old Jack handsome, nice, and smart, with a wry sense of humor, but he also was a go-getter.
Her prayers were answered, but Jack was not looking as relaxed as he had a few minutes before.
www.usatoday.com /life/books/excerpts/2002-12-25-jinxed_x.htm   (942 words)

 Beau Jack's News
Gary Cochran calls Beau Jack's a restaurant with a liquor license, not a bar with food.
Besides chili, Beau Jack's is known for their "Superior" whitefish served Charlevoix-style on a sizzling platter surrounded by homemade duchess potatoes.
Beau Jack's serves a variety of wines and specialty drinks.
www.beaujacks.com /bjNews.htm   (1192 words)

 Beau Bridges
Frank is a middle-aged family man who is preoccupied with his thinning hair; Jack is an alley cat, a fiercely goodlooking bachelor who attracts women even when he would prefer to be alone to brood.
While Beau vows that there is little of the animosity that we see between Frank and Jack, the actor does say that the making of the film did introduce him to an unexpected side of his brother, who is eight years his junior.
Beau laughs with a satisfied grin, content with the knowledge that even if Jeff does get the jucier roles and the Oscar nominations, he'll always be the little brother.
fabulousbakers.tripod.com /ab/bakerboys/interview09.html   (1115 words)

 The Ballad of Jack and Rose Movie Review at Hollywood Video
Although he wages a lonely protest against the wealthy real estate developer (Beau Bridges), Jack is gradually succumbing to a fatal illness.
Worried that caring for him will be too much for his sheltered daughter, Jack invites his girlfriend Kathleen (Catherine Keener) and her two teenaged boys to live on the commune.
At one point, Jack describes Rose's absent mother as "inscrutable and selfish." The same could be said of Rose, who's a bit of a dewy-faced cipher.
www.hollywoodvideo.com /movies/movie.aspx?MID=140463   (823 words)

 steelragepro.com : steel rage pro wrestling   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
 Jack Dalton came to the ring with his West Coast Inc. teammates Beau Dalton and Adam Thornstowe in tow.
 It slides in the ring, taps Jack in the temple awakening him from the previous pin attempt and he clocks DHS with it.
The Hardcore Champ Beau Dalton came to the ring, of course with brother Jack Dalton and Adam Thornstowe (is he a Dalton cousin or something).
www.steelragepro.com /news/index.php?id=96   (966 words)

 Delaware Grapevine
The party was focused additionally on making Joseph R. "Beau" Biden III the attorney general over Republican Ferris W. Wharton and pushing for "Six in '06," the six seats it needs for a majority in the state House of Representatives, a Republican stronghold for more than two decades.
Beau Biden, the senator's son, probably received more applause than anybody -- except perhaps for Tina Betz, who is Wilmington's cultural affairs director and wowed everyone by singing the "Star-Spangled Banner" with a voice like the virgin Liberty Bell.
The whispers said that Wharton, a former state and federal prosecutor, was a fine attorney whose future would rest on whether he crossed the line in criticizing his opponent.
www.delawaregrapevine.com /9-06JJdinner.asp   (955 words)

 Welcome to Carol Higgins Clark's Website
Regan, an L.A.-based private detective, returns to her office after a vacation with her beau, Jack "no relation" Reilly.
Their tour of the wineries in Napa Valley and Santa Barbara County is cut short when Jack has to fly back to New York City, where he is the head of the Major Case Squad of the NYPD.
As no less a master of suspense than Nelson DeMille has said, "Clark's writing is elegantly clear and concise, her characters are witty and engaging, and her plots and pacing are perfect." And in Jinxed, she is at her very considerable best.
www.carolhigginsclark.com /pages/jinxed.html   (1378 words)

 Beau Biden, Delaware’s Attorney General
Delaware voters ushered in what could be the dawn of a political dynasty Tuesday, as Democrat Beau Biden, the son of senior U.S. Sen. Joe Biden, scored a comfortable victory in the race for attorney general against Republican Ferris Wharton.
Democrat Beau Biden trumpets the “breadth” of his decade-long legal career: policy work in Washington, federal prosecution in Philadelphia, a legal stint in war-torn Kosovo, service in the National Guard, being partner in a growing firm.
Beau Biden is the only candidate for Attorney General who is campaigning on his own ideas rather than either attacking his opponent on a personal level or, alternately, mimicking his clearly superior ideas for office.
www.bidenag.com   (5588 words)

 Augusta.com Picture Story
Beau Jack, who was born as Sidney Walker in Waynesboro, Ga., on April 1, 1921, and raised in Augusta, is regarded as one of the greatest lightweight boxers who ever lived.
Eventually, his fighting skills took a nose dive with age, and he spent his final years shining shoes at the Fountainebleau Hotel in Miami.
Beau Jack died Feb. 9, 2000, in a Miami nursing home.
www.augusta.com /leaders/slideshow_national/slide27.html   (170 words)

 Bengal Belles - Newsletter and What's Going On!
Our own Charter Member Bengal Beau, Jack Jaubert, has been tapped by LSU to do the "Official 2003 National Championship Commemorative Print." When given the news by LSU's business office, one of the first things Jack thought of was the Bengal Belles.
Jack was one of the founding members of the Belles and the Belles always have a special place in his heart.
Jack Jaubert and Suzanne Burke unveiled the official commemorative painting representing the LSU victory in the Sugar Bowl and the season.
www.bengalbelles.org /News.htm   (1021 words)

 Jack Johnson Music Community Forums - Beau Young -->another surfer/singer   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
I know that he's a good friend of Ben Harper and in the pics gallery you can see him jamming on stage with Donavon.
This guy's name is Beau which is "belle" but for a boy, in french
Beau which is "belle" but for a boy
www.jackjohnsonmusic.com /forum2/topic.asp?TOPIC_ID=12500   (154 words)

 Jo Sports Inc.
History: On August 5, 1941 Beau Jack fought Minnie De More at Ebbets Field in Brooklyn.
A little over a year later Beau Jack would become Lightweight Champion.
Jack is mentioned in the program as a potential "Henry Armstrong." A total of 8 pages.
www.josportsinc.com /catalog/view.php?id=74   (98 words)

 Guess Who's Coming To Dinner?
The only thing that eased the tension of Jack Jr.’s presence was the arrival of his father and Petey.
Anne still had a hard time stomaching the fact that her sister and her next-door neighbor were dating father and son.
Although Anne had mixed emotions over Jack Jr., she adored his father who had made Petey the happiest woman on Earth.
www.ediets.com /news/article.cfm/article_id,5223   (586 words)

 Beau Jack   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
From the very beginning it seemed Ike Williams always had Beau Jack's number.
The pair fought four times, and best Beau could muster was a draw in his hometown of Augusta.
There would be no draw this night, in the six round the referree stepped in to put a stop to Beau's bid for the World Lightweight Title.
www.antekprizering.com /jacktheend.html   (58 words)

 Jo Sports Inc.
History: Beau Jack was born on April 1, 1921 in Augusta, Georgia.
Presented here is a Beau Jack vintage signed photo to Sammy Angott.
Full description: Beau Jack has boldly signed this 8" x 10" vintage photo in blue ink.
www.josportsinc.com /catalog/view.php?id=5168   (106 words)

 ESPN Classic - Lightweight Bob Montgomery back on top
Montgomery, who was knocked out in the first round by welterweight Al Davis in February, registers an upset 15-round split decision over Beau Jack to regain the lightweight title.
This is the third bout between Montgomery and Jack in 10 months.
But Jack rallies and the fight is up for grabs with two rounds left.
espn.go.com /classic/s/moment010303montgomery.html   (164 words)

 Beau Billingslea - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
John Billingslea, Beau Billingsley, Bo Billingsley, Beau Billingsly, Beau Billinslea, Jack Daniels, John Daniels, John Hammond
Beau Billingslea is an American actor and voice actor.
He is best known as the voice of Jet Black from the very popular anime Cowboy Bebop.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Beau_Billingslea   (235 words)

 Jack Russell Terriers and our Other Critters   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
We do not have any Jack pups !
We are owned by a Jack Russell Terrier, "Trivet".
Living with these tenacious terriers makes each day a new challenge.
webhome.idirect.com /~writfarm/jacks.html   (616 words)

 Dreambook - witte herder Beau en jack russel Luke
Ik had niet verwacht dat een jack russel hierbij zou kunnen.
Beau jij hebt een kleine Luke, die vindt ik ook zo leuk,
Dat is hier in Steenwijk wel anders, ik heb hier zo ongeveer een hekel aan die beestjes gekregen vanwege hun agressieve altijd gelijk in de aanval houding.
books.dreambook.com /beatle1/gastenboek.html   (1674 words)

 Amazon.com: Chansons Pour Noel: Mon Beau: Music: Jack Lantier   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Jack Lantier sounds like a French version of Andy Williams (who's music I also enjoy).
Despite all the songs being sung in French, you will recognise Mon beau sapin (O Christmas tree), L'enfant au tambour (Little drummer boy), Ave Maria, Noel blanc (White Christmas), Douce nuit sainte nuit (Silent night holy night) and Minuet Chretien (O holy night).
The tune of Au clair de la lune has been used for several different English songs and it may be that one of them is a direct translanslation.
www.amazon.com /Chansons-Pour-Noel-Mon-Beau/dp/B0000084S4   (837 words)

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