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Sunday, June 22, 2003


Walter Payton is probably best known as the world greatest running back. I saw him play at the one Chicago Bear's game I went to way back when. After he passed away from cancer a few years ago, his wife established a foundation in his name to benefit underprivileged kids.

I had no idea he was a collector of sporting goods of the other kind. On Sunday (today, now), his foundation will be auctioning off his collection of firearms, knives, bows & archery equipment and ammunition, at the Morris Illinois Municipal Airport.

Posted by Marie at June 22, 2003 12:30 AM


OH man.. wouldnt my hubby just love to see that! He has a few bows himself and has a knife collection .. well kinda has one. One his father passes it will belong to him.

Posted by: Tudy at June 22, 2003 1:56 PM