Talk:Tommy Moyer

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1940 AAU

The New York Times reports, that Paul Matsumoto beat Moyer in the final April 11, 1940, at the National AAU in Boston. (135 lbs.) Robinson did not win a National AAU Title that year. Robinson won the National Golden Gloves in New York in March 1940, if he defeated Moyer there, it was not in the semifinal or final (he beat Tony Ancuna).--Matt Tegen 18:12, 29 Sep 2005 (CDT)


Judge rejects indictment accussing Moyer and others, reported in the The Oregonian, March 30, 2005.

1940 AAU

The event was "Tournament Of Champions" in Rochester N.Y. July 1940. Sponsored by the Newspaper in Rochester "The Rochester Democrat & Chronicle", It featured AAU Champions and runner-ups, Moyer had finished second in the AAU Championship, April 11,1940 and was the Chicago Golden Gloves Champion. Ray Robinson won the National Goldon Gloves Championship in New York in March 1940. As part of the Tommy Moyer Memorabillia on display in the Multnomah Athletic Club in Portland, Oregon there are two full-framed Rochester Chronicle stories on the 1940 event.