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LOST HIS SHOES BUT NOT RACE THIS STORY OF JIM THROPE WILL MOTIVATE YOU TO FIND A WAY ALWAYS

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This is Jim Thorpe. Look closely at the photo, you can see that he’s wearing different socks and shoes. This wasn’t a fashion statement. It was the 1912 Olympics, and Jim, an American Indian from Oklahoma represented the U.S. in track and field. On the morning of his competitions, his shoes were stolen. Luckily, Jim ended up finding two shoes …

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