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Friday, 22 March 2013
BLACK SOCIAL HISTORY : JACK JOHNSON BOXING STYLE : A TIME LINE IMAGES OF THE GREAT MAN :
Johnson style was very effective but was criticized in the press as being cowardly and devious. By contrast world heavy weight champion " Gentleman " Jim Corbett had used many of the same techniques a decade earlier and was praised by the press as "The Cleverest Man In Boxing" Johnson beat former colored heavy weight champion Frank Childs on October 21st 1902. Childs has twice won the colored heavy weight title to claim him self the true colored champion. Johnson beat Childs in the 12th round by a T.K.O.