From the Omaha World-Herald, dated January 7, 1941:
Around 75 Are Slated For First Round
(The World-Herald’s Sports News Service)
Grand Island, Neb., Jan. 6 - Between 65 and 75 boxers will crawl through the ropes at the Liederkranz Tuesday night in the opening round of the Grand Island district Golden Gloves boxing tournament, Manager Gil Lofgren announced Monday. Second and semi-final bouts will follow on Wednesday with finals January 15.