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    Ellison “Tarzan” Brown ~ Narragansett


    Ellison Myers Brown (September 22, 1914 – August 23, 1975), widely known as Tarzan Brown, and Deerfoot amongst his people, was a two-time winner of the Boston Marathon in 1936 (2:33:40) and 1939 (2:28:51). A member and direct descendant of the royal family of the Narragansett Indian tribe of Rhode Island, he also participated in the 1936 Summer Olympics in Berlin.

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