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Boxer Zora Folley
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Valley Times Photo Collection;
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Made accessible through a grant from the John Randolph Haynes and Dora Haynes Foundation and Photo Friends
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Pictured is heavyweight boxer Zora Folley. Prior to becoming a professional boxer, Folley joined the U.S. Army in 1948 and began boxing within a year; he saw active service during the Korean War and earned five battle stars. Folley was discharged in 1953 with the rank of Sergeant. The 6-foot, 1-inch boxer's career totaled 96 fights: 79 wins, 11 losses, and 6 draws. Photograph dated May 12, 1961.
1 photographic print : b&w ; 26 x 21 cm.
Valley Times Collection;
HCNVT_ d063_ f20_ i5
Folley, Zora
Boxers (Sports)
Boxing (Sports)
San Fernando Valley (Calif.)
Portrait photographs
Time Period

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