Johnny Ortiz: Boxing Historian Extraordinaire!
Links to "MY LIFE AMONG THE ICONS" online:
My Life Among The Icons: A FASCINATING MEMOIR OF A RACONTEUR WHOSE LIFE INTERSECTED WITH THE GIANTS OF SPORTS AND THE GLAMOUR OF HOLLYWOOD (Amazon.com)
My Life Among The Icons (Barnes & Noble)
John "Preacher" Nippolt
Greg "The Torch" Thomas
Greg Thomas' Hot Rods
John Joseph "JD" Daniels (b. 12-20-43 - d. 8-30-09) R.I.P.
An ode to JD
There was once a man named JD
A great personality for all to see.
From Halloween of '59 he was always
a friend of mine.
Now, the Universe is yours to be,
Only "happy trails" do you see!
Adios Carnalito, tu amigo por vida.