Joe Palooka is a mild mannered boxer who is in love with Anne and goes about life in a gentle way. This syndicated series was based on a narrative first popular as a comic book, then a radio show.

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Joe Kirkwood Jr. ...
 Joe Palooka (26 episodes, 1954-1955)
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 Ann Howe (26 episodes, 1954-1955)
Maxie Rosenbloom ...
 Clyde / ... (26 episodes, 1954-1955)
Luis Van Rooten ...
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Joe Palooka is a mild mannered boxer who is in love with Anne and goes about life in a gentle way. This syndicated series was based on a narrative first popular as a comic book, then a radio show.

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