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Notes of a Dirty Old Man

Story written circa 1971

. . . I was not sure where the place was at. Somewhere north and east of California. Hemingway had just finished a novel, come in from Europe or something, and he was in the ring fighting somebody. There were newspapermen, critics, writers—that tribe—and also some young ladies sitting in the seats about the ring...

Magazines and periodicals

Los Angeles Free Press - No. 429 - October 6-15 - 1972

Alternate titles or versions, draft titles

The Time I Knocked Out Ernest Hemingway And Was Discovered As A New Literary Giant

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