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Post Posted: Thu Dec 01, 2011 11:28 am    Post subject: RIP Artie Beetson

QLD has lost one of it's rugby league greats. A big man who played a hard game and made qlders proud.

Rip old mate.

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Post Posted: Thu Dec 01, 2011 11:53 am    Post subject: Re: RIP Artie Beetson

WHAT.......the Big Man has left the building??????
He was in the crowd at the Four Nations final looking as fit as a fiddle and just as chipper!!!!
RIP Arthur Henry Beetson OAM.

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Post Posted: Thu Dec 01, 2011 12:44 pm    Post subject: Re: RIP Artie Beetson

:bow: R.I.P legend..

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Post Posted: Thu Dec 01, 2011 12:50 pm    Post subject: Re: RIP Artie Beetson

RIP, Artie, legend. :bow: :bow:

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Post Posted: Thu Dec 01, 2011 1:36 pm    Post subject: Re: RIP Artie Beetson

I was having a good day until I got that news
Legend of the game, proud Qlder, proud Aussie
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Post Posted: Thu Dec 01, 2011 2:40 pm    Post subject: Re: RIP Artie Beetson

Blinky... He had a heart attack while riding his pushbike earlier today.. Very sad news.

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Post Posted: Thu Dec 01, 2011 3:45 pm    Post subject: Re: RIP Artie Beetson

Sad news alright. I only just heard about it.
He packed a lot of life into 66 years
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Post Posted: Thu Dec 01, 2011 6:25 pm    Post subject: Re: RIP Artie Beetson

I am a very proud New South Welshman, and it makes me very sad to hear about Artie passing away.

He is a legend for helping create S.O.O...was a tremendous role model for aboriginal people (first indigenous captain of his country in any sport) and one of the best to ever play.

RIP big Artie.

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Post Posted: Fri Dec 02, 2011 1:18 pm    Post subject: Re: RIP Artie Beetson

What a loss to rugby league. A true legend from the days when the game was played by 13 men for 80 minutes. Tough as nails that lot.

We'll miss u Artie! :cheers: :bow:


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Post Posted: Fri Dec 02, 2011 10:05 pm    Post subject: Re: RIP Artie Beetson

QUEENSLANDER!!!! RIP MATE

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Post Posted: Sat Dec 03, 2011 10:26 am    Post subject: Re: RIP Artie Beetson

RIP Artie :applause:

Loved watching you as a kid sneaking under the fence at the old Cumbo Stadium :bow:

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Big Man..Big Heart..bl..dy Big Footprint left on the Game..RIP Big Fella. :cry:

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