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Re(2): Location of 1st MJA Fronton

The Biscayne Fronton has always been in the same location which is Miami Jai Alai. The hurricane of September 1926 only tore off the roof so the building was never demolished. It was repaired.
The Hialeah Fronton was located at Hialeah Park (not the location of Miami Jai Alai) and was built in 1924 until the hurricane of 1926 nearly leveled the place and the remains were
Not many people know this, but Biscayne and Hialeah Frontons co-existed and competed against each other for almost a year until the hurricane according to a Pedro Mir interview. He was a wealth of information of the history of Jai Alai.


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