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Sugar Ray Robinson honored on new stamp

WASHINGTON - Sugar Ray Robinson would have considered being featured on a postage stamp "an honor...think he would have thought (the stamp) was a gift from God," Ray Robinson II said in a telephone interview. But not just a gift to him alone...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/04/07/oth_76381.shtml
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Kazakhstan fighter Beibut Shumenov on the fast track

...not just to prove I'm the best. I want to be recognized like the old great fighters, like Muhammad Ali and Sugar Ray Robinson."The fighter who moved to the United States from Kazakhstan to begin his career without knowing a word of English...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-04-17/kazakhstan-fighter-b
New documentary looks at history of famous boxer

Sugar Ray Robinson was to boxing what Ted Williams was to hitting a baseball, what Charlie...But in HBO's latest Sports in the 20th Century documentary, Sugar Ray Robinson: The Bright Lights and Dark Shadows of a Champion, airing at 10 tonight...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/12/05/ent_246552.shtml
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New documentary looks candidly at boxing legend

Sugar Ray Robinson was to boxing what Ted Williams was to hitting a baseball, what Charlie...But in HBO's latest Sports in the 20th Century documentary, Sugar Ray Robinson: The Bright Lights and Dark Shadows of a Champion, airing at 10 tonight...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/12/08/ent_246821.shtml
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Howard L. Johnson (NORTH AUGUSTA, S.C.)

...Johnson will be held at 2:00 pm today in the chapel of Rowland Funeral Home with Dr. James C. Adams and Rev. Jackie Ray Robinson officiating. Pallbearers will be Hinton Holley, Ray Griffin, Jack Hicks, Bill Shiver, Amos Steedey and John Newell...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/09/23/obi_144859.shtml
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Lillie Wilson

...Walker, II and MiKayla A. Walker, both of Macon, GA; one sister, Mary Simmons of Augusta, GA; three brothers, Ray Robinson of Augusta, GA, Freddie Martin (Betty) of Hermitage, TN and Sylvester Martin of Charlotte, NC and a host of nieces...

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Donald Robinson

...will be held this morning at 11:00 AM in the Chapel of Rowland Funeral Home with Rev. Gaye Ortez and Rev. Jackie Ray Robinson officiating. Interment will follow at Sweetwater Baptist Church Cemetery. Please visit the online register at www...

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Donald Robinson

...Friday, December 14, 2012 at 11:00 AM in the Chapel of Rowland Funeral Home with Rev. Gaye Ortez and Rev. Jackie Ray Robinson officiating. Interment will follow at Sweetwater Baptist Church Cemetery. Mr. Robinson was a member of Sweetwater...

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William C. Brewer ( GRANITEVILLE, S.C.)

...11:00 AM in the Chapel of Napier Funeral Home with Pastor Robert Skelton, Rev. J. R. Gillum and Pastor Jackie Ray Robinson officiating. The interment will follow at the Graniteville Cemetery. The family will receive friends tonight, Friday...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/obituaries/2010-06-24/william-c-brewer-graniteville
Aaron hopes Robinson legacy continues past celebration

...that bothers me. Out of sight, out of mind. "When I was growing up, I knew Jackie Robinson and Joe Louis and Sugar Ray Robinson and what they meant. Today's players make a lot of money and move out of black areas. Their kids go to private schools...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/04/12/oth_206707.shtml
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