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A Look Back: This month in Atlanta’s history

By Ann Taylor Boutwell January 1971: “Ali on Peachtree,” an essay by the late playwright and critic Jack Richardson, appeared in Harper’s Magazine. Richardson’s cynical wit captured the night of Oct. 26, 1970, when Muhammad Ali’s legend was reborn in Atlanta. In three-rounds, he defeated boxer Jerry Quarry to mark his return to the ring […]