Jack Stone, 68, holds up a speech card on Thursday, July 21, 2016, handwritten by boxer Muhammad Ali upon his visit to Appalachian State to speak in September, 1969. Stone, a resident of Zebulon, NC was Student Government Association (SGA) president at Appalachian State University in September 1969 when he was the host for a visit by world champion boxer Muhammad Ali. Ali and Stone are at right in the black and white photo taken during the visit.
Jack Stone, 68, holds up a speech card on Thursday, July 21, 2016, handwritten by boxer Muhammad Ali upon his visit to Appalachian State to speak in September, 1969. Stone, a resident of Zebulon, NC was Student Government Association (SGA) president at Appalachian State University in September 1969 when he was the host for a visit by world champion boxer Muhammad Ali. Ali and Stone are at right in the black and white photo taken during the visit. Harry Lynch hlynch@newsobserver.com
Jack Stone, 68, holds up a speech card on Thursday, July 21, 2016, handwritten by boxer Muhammad Ali upon his visit to Appalachian State to speak in September, 1969. Stone, a resident of Zebulon, NC was Student Government Association (SGA) president at Appalachian State University in September 1969 when he was the host for a visit by world champion boxer Muhammad Ali. Ali and Stone are at right in the black and white photo taken during the visit. Harry Lynch hlynch@newsobserver.com

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