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THEY SAID IT
January 07, 1963
?Art Aragon, ex-fighter: "Now that I am a bail bondsman, I make less money but keep more. A fighter should be taxed out of every fight, not at the end of a year. When he gets a couple of $1,000 bills he thinks he's rich. A couple of Cadillacs and a half dozen dolls are par for his course. When time comes to pay his tax he doesn't have a dime."
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January 07, 1963

They Said It

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? Art Aragon, ex-fighter: "Now that I am a bail bondsman, I make less money but keep more. A fighter should be taxed out of every fight, not at the end of a year. When he gets a couple of $1,000 bills he thinks he's rich. A couple of Cadillacs and a half dozen dolls are par for his course. When time comes to pay his tax he doesn't have a dime."

?Gene Collins, motorcycle enthusiast and dancer with the National Ballet troupe: "This really is tougher than riding a motorcycle. We work harder than any football player, trackman or even a truckdriver."

?Tom Scalzo, an Arcadia, Calif. bowling proprietor, who has rolled three perfect games: "A 300 game in bowling is the hardest of all sports feats. Nothing can compare with the mental and physical strain of rolling that 12th, payoff ball. You wonder why the ball quivers in your hand, and, believe me, it does."

? Stirling Moss, racing champion, recuperating from a crash of eight months ago and after two operations from results of that crash: "I have the will to get fit, but I have not the will to win—yet. I'll know when that comes; perhaps tomorrow, next year, or never."

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