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‘Cool Cat’ Conti; Local pool hall owner and former world champ inducted into the NE Pool & Billiard Hall of Fame

March 29, 2013
Sal “Cool Cat” Conti, owner of Shooter’s Billiards on Spring Street, was inducted into the New England Billiards Hall of Fame on Friday, March 1.  Hall of Fame President Tom McGonagle, left, poses with Conti at the induction ceremony at Snooker Billiards in Providence, RI.

By John Goralski Sports Writer Sal Conti stood up to address the crowd that was packed into the pool hall annex in Providence, RI, as he stared across the room at a framed photo of him and his father. A handful of others had already spoken about their long careers in pool halls and competition,…

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