Sunday, October 16, 2016

Great Lakes and Upper South in the News: "Making the rounds in Muhammad Ali's hometown" from the Chicago Tribune

Great Lakes and Upper South in the News: "Making the rounds in Muhammad Ali's hometown" from the Chicago Tribune

Above the bar at Jack Fry's, a favorite Louisville dining destination on busy Bardstown Road, the walls are adorned with pictures of racehorses and people who know racehorses but are known mainly here.

In a corner are photos of The Greatest.

Most everyone in the city and in the world beyond Bardstown Road knows the man in those photos. Louisville is inviting everyone to get to know him a little better.

Muhammad Ali died June 3. He was 74. He was brought back to Louisville, where he was born in 1942 as Cassius Marcellus Clay Jr., to honor him and cheer him one more time, and here he'll stay. 

Continued on website.

Link:
http://www.chicagotribune.com/lifestyles/travel/sc-muhammad-ali-sights-louisville-travel-1004-20160921-story.html

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