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Pearce Johnson

~ Inducted 1984

The late Pearce Johnson was one of Rhode Island's most proficient organizers who became a top executive in USO, producing and directing 125 USO shows as supervisor and President of Providence-Narragansett Bay USO, and a member of the USO National Council.&nbsp;He was awarded by the USO for thirty-five years of distinguished service. He also managed the famed Warren Indian Band, and later, the Providence Steamroller Football Team, where he was traveling Secretary and later sole owner.&nbsp;He became a sportswriter and publisher, and went on to serve Ballou, Johnson, and Nichols for thirty-seven years.


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