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Best JACKIE FIELDS Wins World Welterwight BOXING Title 1929 Chicago Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373117467506

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, section 2 (sports) only, March 26, 1929 * American professional boxer Jackie Fields * Wins World Welterweight boxing title * Best title to be had ? (rare) The front page has a nice banner headline: "FIELDS WHIPS THOMPSON; WINS WELTER TITLE" with subheads and photo of Fields. (see) Nice for display. Great to have in this Chicago publication, Fields hometown. Rare as such. Complete section 2 only with 24 pages, rag edition in nice condition. wikipedia notes: Fields won the world welterweight title in 1929 and 1932. He defeated Young Jack Thompson before 9,000 fans on March 25, 1929 in a ten round unanimous decision in Chicago. Most sanctioning bodies considered the match a title bout. The Akro... See More  

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Ends August 16, 2020 14:14

$57.00
183038

TEX RICKARD Boxing Promoter - MSG III Builder - NY Rangers DEATH 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392874202927

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Mass., January 7, 1929 * Tex Rickard death (1st report) * Boxing promoter The front page has a two column heading: "Tex Richard Fails to Win 'Big Fight' Against Death; Colorful Career Ends at 59" with subhead and photo of Richard headed: "Noted Sports Promoter Dies". (see) First report coverage on the death of famous boxing promoter and Madison Square Garden builder, Tex Rickard. Complete with all 14 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, generally good.

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Ends August 15, 2020 14:55

$44.00
182912

MUHAMMAD ALI Cassius Clay Heavyweight BOXING Title Fight TERRELL 1967 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373109864807

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Mass., February 7, 1967 * Muhammad Ali - Cassius Clay * Heavyweight boxing title match fight * Ernie Terrell The top of the front page has a nice headline: "Clay Trims Terrell in Uneven Match" with the actual report being in the sport's section (page 22) under the heading: "Terrell Handed Savage Beating" with photo. (see) Complete with 32 pages, tiny binding holes along the spine, nice condition. wikipedia notes: In 1967, Ali and Terrell met to end the confusion about who was the legitimate heavyweight champion. Before the bout, Terrell chose to call Ali by his birth name, Cassius Clay, rather than his adopted Muslim name. Ali took offense to this, as he had in a previous fight with Ring Leg... See More  

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Ends August 09, 2020 15:01

$52.00
182594

DANIEL MENDOZA Jewish Boxer BOXING Fighting Jews 1790 London England Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373100832964

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, Feb. 2, 1790 * Daniel Mendoza - The fighting Jew The back page has: "...Sir Sampson compelled Mr. Mendoza to give bail for his good behavior in future, which he did, himself in a penalty of 200 pounds...Thus the rage for boxing has received a very proper check...to be hoped the magistrates throughout the kingdom will be no less vigilant in their endeavors to suppress this practice, which has for some time operated to the disgrace of society & to the discredit of the country." Daniel Mendoza was a famous Jewish boxer who transformed the English stereotype of a Jew from a weak, defenseless person into someone deserving of respect. He is said to have been the first Jew to talk to the King, ... See More  

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Ends August 01, 2020 09:50

$52.00
182090

Great JACK DELANEY Wins Light Heavyweight BOXING Title Fight 1926 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373084261649

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, July 17, 1926 * Jack Delaney vs. Paul Berlenbach * Light heavyweight boxing title fight * Nice front page headline for display The top of the front page has a great banner headline: "DELANEY BEATS BERLENBACH" with subhead. Unusual for such a nice headline concerning a sporting event to be on the front page. Nice for display as such. Another nice banner headline on the front page of the sport's section with round by round description and photo of Delaney. Also great for display. Complete with 24 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, generally in good condition. wikipedia notes: Jack Delaney (March 19, 1900 – November 27, 1948) was a world light heavyweight boxing champio... See More  

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Ends July 15, 2020 11:14

$72.00
182019

JOE LOUIS Brown Bomber Heavyweight BOXING Fight vs. Primo Carnera 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392839191447

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, June 26, 1935 * Joe Louis (Brown Bomber) * Heavyweight boxing fight * vs. Primo Carnera The front page has five column headline: "57,000 See Louis Stop Carnera in 6th" with subheads. (see) More on the front page of the sport's section with banner headline and round by round description. Thirty pages, rag edition, missing the back page which had various photos of the fight, otherwise very nice. A few small binding holes along the spine.

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Ends July 15, 2020 07:36

$44.00
181143

JOHN L. SULLIVAN Heavyweight Boxing 1st Gloved Champion DEATH 1918 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373046228783

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE OMAHA SUNDAY BEE, Nebraska, February 3, 1918 * John Lawrence Sullivan death * 1st Heavyweight boxing gloved champion The top of page 9 has a two column heading: "JOHN L. SULLIVAN, FAMOUS PRIZE-RING CHAMP OF OLD BARE-KNUCKLE DAYS, DIES" with subheads and photo of Sullivan. Complete with 30+ pages, light toning and some wear at the margins, should be handled with care.

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Ends June 08, 2020 13:30

$47.00
181018

JACK DEMPSEY Heavyweight Boxing Title FIRPO Famous Knockout ROPES 1923 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392787352279

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE BETHLEHEM TIMES, Penn. September 15, 1923 * Jack Dempsey vs. Luis Angel Firpo * Heavyweight boxing title fight * Famous knockout through the ropes The sport's section (page 10) has a five column headline: "Details Of The Dempsey--Firpo Fight" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the fight in which Jack Dempsey was knocked out of the ring but came back to retain his title. Complete with all 14 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, some small binding slits along the spine, generally in good condition. wikipedia notes: The last successful title defense for Dempsey was in September 1923 at New York's Polo Grounds. His opponent in the fight was the huge, powerful, yet limited contender Luis... See More  

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Ends June 04, 2020 15:26

$49.00
180901

JEM MACE vs. Tom Allen BOXING Heavyweight Championship Bout 1870 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373037586074

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, May 11, 1870 * Boxers Jem Mace vs. Tom Allen * Heavyweight boxing championship * Kennerville, Louisiana The top of page 3 has one column headings that include: "THE PRIZE RING" "Result of the Mill Between Mace and Allen Near New Orleans" "Allen Badly Thrashed in Ten Heavy Rounds" and more. (see) Text takes up almost 3 full columns including round by round descriptions. First report coverage in Jem Mace defeating Tom Allen for the heavyweight boxing championship of America. Other news of the day. Complete in 12 pages, nice condition.

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Ends May 30, 2020 06:48

$44.00
180879

ROCKY GRAZIANO Tony Zale Middleweight BOXING Title Fight Photos 1947 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392782079721

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, July 17, 1947 * Boxer Rocky Graziano victory * Boxing middleweight title fight * vs. Tony Zale The front page has a five column heading: "Graziano Wins Middleweight Title" with subhead. (see) The front page of section 2 (sports) has a nice banner headline: "GRAZIANO STOPS ZALE IN 6TH; CHAMPION!" with subheads and photo. Three more photos are on the back page. (see) First report coverage on Rocky Graziano becoming the new middleweight boxing champion of the World. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 40 pages, small binding holes along the spine, small address stamp within masthead, generally very nice.

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Ends May 30, 2020 06:28

$62.00
180797

BAT MASTERSON Wild West Gunfighter Gambler Boxing Expert DEATH 1921 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392775281711

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, Oct. 26, 1921 * Bat Masterson death (1st report) * Wild West gunfighter & author The top of the middle column of page 19 has a great report on one of the legends of the Old West, noting: "BAT MASTERSON DIES AT EDITOR'S DESK" "Sporting Writer and Last of Old time Western Gun Fighters Was 67" "Bear Indians In Long Siege" "Deputy U.S. Marshal for Southern District of New York Under His Friend, Colonel Roosevelt". This report is quite detailed on his life and takes three-quarters of a column (see). There was a television series titled "Bat Masterson" which ran from 1958 thru 1961. Complete in 32 pages, light, even toning, minor margin wear, generally very nice.

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Ends May 24, 2020 13:44

$188.00
180681

JIMMY DOYLE vs. Sugar Ray Robinson Boxing Title Knockout DEATH 1947 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392771800799

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 26, 1947. * Sugar Ray Robinson vs. Jimmy Doyle * World welterweight title fight * Death in the boxing ring The sport's section (page 28) has a two column heading: "Doyle Dies of Injuries Suffered In Cleveland Bout With Robinson" with subhead and photo of Doyle. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 48 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Given the subscription cost, libraries & institutions rather than individuals were the primary subscribers of these high-quality editions. Very nice condition.

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Ends May 21, 2020 15:22

$42.00
180635

JOHN C. HEENAN Benicia Boy Bare Knuckle Boxing Death FUNERAL 1873 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373027538603

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, Nov. 3, 1873 * John C. Heenan death funeral * Bare Knuckle boxing - boxer Page 8 has an article headed: "The Heenan Obsequies" "Funeral Ceremonies of America's Favorite Boxer..." (see) Complete with 12 pages, nice condition.

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Ends May 20, 2020 15:12

$33.00
180614

TOLLESTON INDIANA Bare Knuckle Boxing Fight w/ Police Breakup 1873 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392770651547

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, Oct. 24, 1873 * Tolleston (Gary), Indiana * 19th century boxing match * Boxer Billy Madden - pugilist The top of page 3 has one column headings: "THE WESTERN RING" "Fight Between Billy Madden and James Taylor at Tolleston, Ind." "Fifty-five Rounds Fought..." (see) Complete with 12 pages, nice condition.

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Ends May 20, 2020 15:00

$33.00
180201

19th Century LIGHTWEIGHT Bare-Knuckle BOXING Championship Fight 1868 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373010701730

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Aug. 25, 1868 * Billy Edwards vs. Sam Collyer * Bare-knuckle boxing - pugilist * Lightweight fight championship Page 3 has a report headed: "THE PRIZE RING" "Fight for the Light Weight Championship Between Billy Edwards and Sam Collyer" "Edwards The Winner" and more. Round by round coverage. Text takes up over 2 1/2 columns. Other news of the day. Complete with 12 pages, minor spine wear, nice condition.

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Ends May 03, 2020 13:43

$37.00
180046

JOE LOUIS vs. Max Baer Heavyweight BOXING Title Fight w/ Photos 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392741172395

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES SPORTS, September 25, 1935. * Joe Louis (Brown Bomber) vs. Max Baer * Heavyweight boxing championship fight * FRONT PAGE ONLY (sport's section) ** The front page has a banner headline above the masthead: "JOE LOUIS KNOCKS OUT MAX BAER IN FOURTH" with various subheads and two related photos. (see) Some more reporting on the back (page 2). Front leaf only (sport's section) (Pages 1 & 2), a few archival mends along the central fold on page 2, a little margin wear, nice for display as such.

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Ends April 27, 2020 13:33

$45.00
179900

Great JESS WILLARD Ko's Jack Johnson Heavyweight Boxing TITLE 1915 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372999801543

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: JOURNAL, Milwaukee, April 5, 1915 * Jess Williard vs. Jack Johnson * "Great white hope" wins * Heavyweight boxing title fight (1st report) * Incomplete issue but all fight reporting present The front page has terrific photo of Willard with heading: "THE NEW CHAMPION" Also a two column heading: "TERRIFIC RIGHT TO JAW IN THE 26TH FINISHES NEGRO" with subheads and round by round reporting, all on the front page. Nice for display. (see) Early, same day 1st report on the heavyweight boxing title fight between Jess Willard and Jack Johnson. FRONT LEAF ONLY (PAGES 1 & 2), light toning, some rubbing at the folds, some tape mending along the bottom margin on the front page, much more tape mending on page two at the folds... See More  

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Ends April 24, 2020 10:05

$115.00
179870

EARLY BOXING Heavyweight Bareknuckle Championship Title Fight 1869 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392733946153

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, June 16, 1869 * Early boxing - Pugilism - pugilists * Heavyweight championship of America * Tom Allen vs. Mike McCoole Page 10 has an article headed: "PUGILISM" "Prize Fight Between McCoole and Allen" "Nine Rounds Fought in Twenty Minutes" and more. (see) Text takes up almost 2 full columns. Other news of the day. Complete with all 12 pages, nice condition. wikipedia notes: Allen lost to what many consider his most skilled opponent, Mike McCoole in an early career battle on 15 July 1869 at Foster's Island near St. Louis, for the heavyweight championship of America in a ninth round foul. Allen appeared to be nearly the equal of McCoole, the better known boxer, but lost the battle when the foul ... See More  

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Ends April 20, 2020 13:42

$52.00
179612

ROCKY MARCIANO vs. Joe Louis Heavyweight BOXING Fight (Day of) 1951 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392724083484

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: PEACH SECTION (sports) SECTION ONLY of the Minneapolis Morning Tribune, Oct. 26, 1951 * Rocky Marciano (The Brockton Blockbuster) * Joe Louis (Brown Bomber) (last career fight) * Heavyweight boxing pre-fight (day of) w/ photo The front page of this section has a related photo which shows each boxer with "tale of the tape" (see) Also a editorial headed: "Despite Talk, Cullum Picks Louis in 10th" (see) Sport's section only with 4 pages, minor margin wear, good condition.

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Ends April 12, 2020 07:43

$34.00
179609

JACK DEMPSEY The Manassa Mauler BOXING Heavyweight Champion DEATH 1983 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392724082975

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, June 1, 1983 * Boxer Jack Dempsey death * "The Manassa Mauler" * 1920's boxing champion The front page has a two column heading: "Jack Dempsey, Legendary Boxing Champ, Dies at 87" with photo. (see) Lengthy 1st report coverage continues inside with banner headline and a more recent photo. Complete 1st section only with all 22 pages, nice condition.

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Ends April 12, 2020 07:42

$48.00
179598

JOE LOUIS vs. James Braddock Heavyweight BOXING Title Fight 1937 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372984516301

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, sports, finance section only, June 20, 1937 * Joe Louis (Brown Bomber) vs. James Braddock * World heavyweight boxing championship (pre-fight) Page 3 of this section has a banner heading: "Will This Scene Be Repeated in Chicago on Tuesday?" with various subheads, two related photos and 'tale of the tape'. (see) This would be the fight that Joe Louis would become heavyweight boxing champion of the World for the very 1st time. Complete sports, finance section only with 16 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally good.

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Ends April 12, 2020 07:34

$45.00
179554

DANIEL MENDOZA vs. William Ward JEWISH BOXER Jews Judaica BOXING 1791 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392721924773

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE MORNING POST & DAILY ADVERTISER, London, June 22, 1791 * Daniel Mendoza vs. William Ward * Jewish boxer - boxing challenge Page 3 has an item headed: "Boxing" noting in part: "The battle between Ward and Mendoza is to take place this day. The place and time of meeting were left entirely to the choice of Mendoza..." with more on the details of the boxing match. Daniel Mendoza was a famous Jewish boxer (see Wikipedia for more). Four pages, very nice condition.

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Ends April 10, 2020 11:06

$27.00
179502

Nice JOE LOUIS vs. Max Schmeling Heavyweight Boxing TITLE Rematch 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392717395384

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, June 24, 1938 * Joe Louis (Brown Bomber) * Max Schmeling (German fighter) * Famous rematch - boxing The front page of section 2 (sports) has a nice banner headline: "SCHMELING FACES LONG STAY IN HOSPITAL" with subheads. Nice for display. Coverage on the heavyweight boxing championship between Joe Louis and Max Schmeling. Complete with all 32 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for institutional holdings. In great condition as such, a few small binding holes at the blank spine.

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Ends April 06, 2020 15:29

$48.00
179501

ROCKY MARCIANO vs. Joe Louis Heavyweight BOXING Fight (Eve of) 1951 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372977582048

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, Oct. 25, 1951 * Rocky Marciano (The Brockton Blockbuster) * Joe Louis (Brown Bomber) (last career fight) * Heavyweight boxing fight (eve) The sport's section (page 37) has a two column heading: "Marciano Says He Will Beat Louis But Refuses to Predict Knockout" with subhead. (see) Nice to have from the city where the famous fight took place. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 60 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends April 06, 2020 15:28

$44.00
179296

JOE FRAZIER Wins Muhammad Ali Heavyweight BOXING Match Fight # 1 1971 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372968747426

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE PRATT TRIBUNE, Kansas, March 9, 1971 * The fight of the century * Muhammad Ali vs. Joe Frazier * Fight no. 1 (1st report) - boxing Page 2 has a two column heading: "Frazier wins battle" (see) First report coverage here. Six pages, a few small binding holes along the spine, a few small tape mends at the margins, generally nice. wikipedia notes: On March 8, 1971, at Madison Square Garden, Frazier and Ali met in the first of their three bouts which was widely called the Fight of the Century in pre-bout publicity and the press feeding frenzy. With a worldwide television audience, and an in-house audience that included luminaries such as Frank Sinatra (as a photographer for Life magazine to get a ringside seat), co... See More  

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Ends March 28, 2020 08:32

$44.00
178429

EARLY BOXING Bare-Knuckle Fighting for 176 Rounds in New Orleans 1867 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372924771380

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, May 5 1867 * Early boxing with several rounds (176) * Jim Turner vs. Andy Duffy * Post Civil War reconstruction era Page 5 has a report headed: "THE PRIZE RING" "Desperate Fight In New Orleans" "Rounds 176--Time 2:57" and more. (see) A very early boxing match that lasted 176 rounds. This was in the bare-knuckle era. Other news and advertisements of the day during the reconstruction era shortly after the American Civil War. Complete with 12 pages, nice condition.

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Ends February 23, 2020 07:41

$33.00
178232

1860 JOHN C. HEENAN vs. Tom Sayers World Heavyweight BOXING Championship PRINTS


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372915331082

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FRANK LESLIE'S ILLUSTRATED, New York, May 12, 1860 * John C. Heenan vs. Tom Sayers * Famous & 1st World championship boxing The front page has a dramatic print showing: "Round 37" of the Heenan and Sayer fight, erupting into a riot. Above it is a print of "The Champion's Belt of England...". Within is a double page centerfold which includes 8 prints of the Heenan and Sayers fight, while another 4 page print is mostly damaged due to the typical trimming of the issue. Sixteen pages, minor wear with small archival mends at the margins.

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Ends February 15, 2020 15:17

$89.00
177960

NELSON MANDELA South African President Anti-Apartheid Leader FREE 1990 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372897566940

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, Feb. 11, 1990 * Nelson Mandela freed (day of) * South African president * Buster Douglas knockouts Mike Tyson * Famous Heavyweight boxing upset The front page has a report on the same day Nelson Mandela would be released from prison after serving 27 years with headline: "S. Africa to Free Black Leader Mandela Today" with related photo. (see) More on pages 11-14. The bottom of the front page has a three column heading: "Douglas KOs Tyson in Title Fight Upset" with photo. Complete 1st section only with all 44 pages, nice condition.

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Ends January 31, 2020 13:10

$68.00
177687

Famous JOHN C. HEENAN v Tom Sayers BOXING 1st Championship PRINT 1860 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392596700651

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: WILKES' SPIRIT OF THE TIMES, New York, June 2, 1860 * John C. Heenan vs. Tom Sayers * Famous boxing match A terrific issue on the famed boxer John Heenan, as the entire front page is taken up with a print of him captioned: "John C. Heenan, The Champion of the World". The print was taken from a photo of him of May 3, 1860 in England, shortly after his famous match between himself and Tom Sayers. Inside has a full page taken up with content concerning Heenan & his bout with Sayers, including two lengthy letters signed by him: John C. Heenan. Sixteen pages, lightly toned, very nice condition.

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Ends January 19, 2020 15:09

$177.00
177161

JACK DEMPSEY vs Georges Carpentier Heavyweight BOXING Title Photo 1921 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372862165686

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE COMMERCIAL APPEAL, Memphis, July 3, 1921 * Jack Dempsey vs. Georges Carpentier * Heavyweight boxing championship * FRONT LEAF ONLY but nice for display The front page has a great headline in large lettering: "DEMPSEY WINNER" with a banner heading above the masthead: "CAPPENTIER IS KNOCKED OUT" with various subheads and photo of Dempsey's head. (see) Front leaf only (pages 1 & 2), light toning and minor wear at the margins, nice for display as such.

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Ends January 02, 2020 15:34

$72.00
177159

James BUSTER DOUGLAS Knockouts KO's Mike Tyson Heavyweight Boxing 1990 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372862165338

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SECTION C "Sports" ONLY of the Los Angeles Times, Feb. 11, 1990 * Buster Douglas knockouts Mike Tyson * Famous Heavyweight boxing upset The front page of this section has a headline: "Tyson Era Goes Buster" with subhead and photo of Douglas standing over Tyson after knockout. Complete Section C "Sports" only with all 22 pages, great condition.

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Ends January 02, 2020 15:33

$50.00
177062

GENE TUNNEY defeats JACK DEMPSEY Heavyweight BOXING Title Fight 1926 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392556447803

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 23, 1926. * Gene Tunney vs. Jack Dempsey (Day of) * World's heavyweight boxing title * 135,000 people would attend The top of the front page has a one column heading: "DEMPSEY TO DEFEND HIS TITLE TONIGHT; 130,000 TO SEE BOUT" with subheads. Much more in the sport's section with banner headlines, photos of each fighter and diagram of the venue. Loads of text here. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 52 pages, light toning, a little irregular along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends December 26, 2019 14:41

$48.00
176946

Great JOE LOUIS Wins Heavyweight BOXING TITLE vs. James Braddock 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392547251661

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE, June 23, 1937 * Joe Louis wins World Boxing Heavyweight title * James Braddock in defeat (1st report) The top of the front page has a one column heading: "Louis Knocks Out Braddock In 8 Rounds" with subhead. (see) The front page of the sport's section as a nice headline: "NEW CHAMPION!" with subheads and 4 related photos. More on the following pages. Complete with all 30 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, small address label on the front page, some small binding holes along the spine, generally in nice condition.

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Ends December 21, 2019 15:19

$67.00
176532

(2) CASSIUS CLAY Sonny Liston Heavyweight Boxing Title KNOCKOUT 1965 Newspapers


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392523206163

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE PRATT TRIBUNE, Kansas, May 25 & 26, 1965 * Cassius Clay - Muhammad Ali * Sonny Liston knocked out ? * Heavyweight boxing title fight * A two issue lot with early reporting The May 25th issue has a three column heading on page 5: "Clay And Liston Meet Tonight In Title Fight" with 2 related photos. (see) The May 26 issue has a banner headline on page 5 that announces: "Clay KOs Liston; Retains Heavyweight Title" (see) Each issue is complete with 8 & 10 pages, a few small binding holes along the spine, small address stamp, within masthead, nice condition.

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Ends December 07, 2019 07:25

$72.00
176517

TONY CANZONERI Lightweight Boxing Championship Title Fight in 1932 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392521826734

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, November 5, 1932 * Tony Canzoneri retains World title * Lightweight boxing championship The front page of section 2 (sports) has a seven column headline: "CANZONERI WHIPS PETROLLE; RETAINS HIS TITLE" with subheads. (see) Complete with all 32 pages, rag edition in great condition, a few small binding holes along the spine.

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Ends December 06, 2019 15:07

$40.00
175968

Famous JOHN C. HEENAN v Tom Sayers BOXING 1st Championship PRINTS 1860 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372806615921

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LESLIE'S ILLUSTRATED NEWSPAPER, New York, March 17, 1860 * John C. Heenan * Tom Sayers * Famous boxing match The double page centerfold features nine prints headed: "Great International Fight in England Between John C. Heenan (Benicia Boy) and Tom Sayers for the Champion's Belt of England." with a bit of text as well. The prints show both men in training for what would become one of the more notable boxing matches of the 19th century. The front page and inside pages including a nice doublepage have prints concerning the "Shoemakers' Strike at Lynn" Massachusetts. Sixteen pages, very nice condition.

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Ends November 16, 2019 13:47

$68.00
175838

LARRY HOLMES vs. Muhammad Ali Heavyweight Boxing Title Fight 1980 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372799664742

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Oct. 3, 1980 * Larry Holmes vs. Muhammad Ali * Heavyweight boxing championship * "The Last Hurrah" title fight The front page has a three column photo with small heading: "Holmes Knocks Out Ali In 10th Round" The sport's section (page 25) has a banner heading: "Holmes, on Knockout, Keeps Heavyweight Title" with subhead and pictorial of Ali. Complete with all 60+ pages, light toning along the central fold of the front page, stain within the masthead from removing a address label, nice condition.

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Ends November 09, 2019 14:10

$58.00
175776

MIKE TYSON Knockouts KO's Larry Holmes Heavyweight Boxing Fight 1988 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392470173139

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, Jan. 23, 1988 * Mike Tyson knockouts Larry Holmes * Heavyweight boxing championship bout * Trump Plaza in Atlantic City, New Jersey The front page of the sport's section has a heading: "For Holmes, Last Fight Is Painfully Short" with large photo (See) First report coverage continues inside with 2 more related photos. Complete 1st and sport's sections only totaling 56 pages, great condition.

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Ends November 08, 2019 06:29

$48.00
175373

Great MAX SCHMELING vs. Joe Louis Heavyweight Boxing UPSET Photos 1936 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372776381221

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SPORTING GREEN section only of the San Francisco Chronicle, June 20, 1936 * Max Schmeling (German boxer) * Joe Louis (Brown Bomber) * Heavyweight boxing match UPSET (1st report) The front page of this section has a great banner headline above the masthead: "SCHMELING BATTERS JOE LOUIS TO CANVAS; KNOCKS OUT 'UNBEATABLE' NEGRO IN TWELFTH" with subheads and two nice photos, one showing the referee counting out a defeated Joe Louis laying on the canvas. (see) Nice for display. Much more on the next two pages with banner headlines and a few more photos. Probably one of the best issues we seen on this famous boxing upset. Complete sport's section only with 14 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, small bindin... See More  

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Ends October 19, 2019 15:21

$98.00
175347

SUGAR RAY ROBINSON vs. Jake LaMotta 1st of 6 Middleweight BOXING 1942 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392433117314

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE, October 3, 1942 * Sugar Ray Robinson vs. Jake Lamotta * Boxing - Boxers - 1st of 6 fights The front page of the sport's section (page 13) has a two column heading: "RAY ROBINSON WINS DECISION OVER 'TRUCK'" with subhead. (see) Complete with all 20 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small address label on the front page, small binding holes and a little wear along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends October 18, 2019 14:56

$49.00
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Great MAX SCHMELING vs. Joe Louis Heavyweight Boxing UPSET Photos 1936 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392370635731

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHRONICLE SPORTING GREEN section only of the San Francisco Chronicle, June 21, 1936 * Max Schmeling (German boxer) * Joe Louis (Brown Bomber) * Heavyweight boxing match UPSET photos The front page of this section has a great pictorial showing 4 photos of Joe Louis being knocked down in defeat. Great for display. Page has a another great photo with banner headline: "'LOUIS CAN'T TAKE IT,'' JACK DEMPSEY SAYS" (see) Other sporting news of the day with much on Jesse Owens prior to the Berlin Olympics. Complete sport's section only with 8 pages, light toning at the margins, some small binding holes along the spine, minor wear, nice for display.

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Ends October 06, 2019 07:30

$67.00
174751

JESSE OWENS Wins Athlete of Year & JOE LOUIS Heavyweight Boxing 1936 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392383790188

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE, December 15, 1936 * Jesse Owens wins athlete of the year award * Joe Louis (Brown bomber) vs.Eddie Simms * Heavyweight boxing match The front page of the sport's section (page 19) has a two column heading: "Louis Dusts Off Eddie Simms in 26 Seconds Flat" with subhead. First report coverage on the heavyweight fight between Joe Louis and Eddie Simms. Page 5 of the sport's section has a one column heading: "Jesse Owens Winner of 1936 Award" with subhead and photo. (see) Complete with all 30 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp & address label on the front page, small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends September 15, 2019 07:43

$40.00
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JOE LOUIS Wins Boxing Title Fight & LOU GEHRIG Contract Signed 1939 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372734909484

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SPORTING GREEN section only of the San Francisco Chronicle, January 26, 1939 * Joe Louis heavyweight boxing title fight * Lou Gehrig signs contract with Yankees * His last full season The top of the front page of this section has a great banner headline: "JOE LOUIS CHOPS DOWN LEWIS IN FIRST" with subheads and 4 related photos. (see) Nice for display. More on the following page. Page 5 has a three column headline: "Gehrig Signs For Less $$" (see) This would be Gehrig's last full season as a player before his tragic health failure. Other sporting news of the day. Complete sport's section only with all 6 pages, light toning at the margins, some small binding holes along the spine. nice condition.

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Ends September 09, 2019 08:13

$44.00
174338

JACK DEMPSEY WINS vs. Sharkey Heavyweight BOXING Low Blow ? 1927 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372722962808

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 22, 1927 * Jack Dempsey vs. Jack Sharkey * Heavyweight boxing match The top of the front page has a three column headline: "DEMPSEY KNOCKS OUT SHARKEY IN 7TH BEFORE 80,000 IN THE YANKEE STADIUM; RECEIPTS EXCEED A MILLION DOLLARS" with many subheads. Much more in the sport's section with a few photos. Loads of text here. First report coverage on the heavyweight boxing match between Jack Dempsey and Jack Sharkey. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 40 pages, a little irregular along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends August 26, 2019 07:34

$72.00
174304

GENE TUNNEY Last Heavyweight BOXING Match Title Champion Fight 1928 NY Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372721413675

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 27, 1928 * Gene Tunney defeats Tom Heeney * World's heavyweight boxing title * Last fight before retirement (3 days later) The top of the front page has a two column headline: "TUNNEY SCORES KNOCKOUT OVER HEENEY IN ELEVENTH; ONLY 50,000 SEE THE BATTLE" with subheads. (see) Much more in the sport's section with headlines, photos and round by round description. Loads of text here. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 40 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to rem... See More  

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Ends August 24, 2019 15:38

$55.00
173800

DANIEL MENDOZA Jewish Boxer vs. Humphries 1st BOXING Fight Jews 1788 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392319924191

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, Jan. 19, 1788 * Daniel Mendoza - The fighting Jew * Richard Humphries - 1st of 3 fights Page 3 has a full column which includes: "Mendoza's Letter in Vindication of his Behaviour at the late Contest Between Him and Humphries" signed in type: Daniel Mendoza. Mendoza was a famous Jewish boxer who transformed the English stereotype of a Jew from a weak, defenseless person into someone deserving of respect. He is said to have been the first Jew to talk to the King, George III. He was the British boxing champion from 1792-1795. This letter is followed by a report from a doctor as to Mendoza's injuries, and then by: "Humphries' Answer", signed by him: Rich. Humphries. Eight pages, 8 1/2 by... See More  

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Ends July 25, 2019 14:27

$49.00
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TONY GALENTO VS. MAX BAER Heavyweight Boxing Fight at Jersey City 1940 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392304420355

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 3, 1940 * Tony Galento vs. Max Baer * Heavyweight boxing fight The sport's section (page 21) has a banner headline: "22,711 See Baer Stop Galento, Who Fails to Answer Bell for Eighth Round" with subheads, round by round coverage and related photo. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 38 pages, rag edition in nice condition. wikipedia notes: Galento's fight with Max Baer ended when the referee stopped the bout in the eighth round. On the day of the Baer fight, Galento decided to first stop off at his bar. There he had a big bowl of spaghetti, with meat balls, washed down w... See More  

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Ends June 27, 2019 14:43

$40.00
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JOE LOUIS Brown Bomber vs. Arturo Godoy Heavyweight BOXING Title 1940 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392304418211

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Feb. 10, 1942 * Joe Louis (The Brown Bomber) * Heavyweight boxing title fight - Arturo Godoy * "This was the worst fight I ever had" The top of the front page has a two column heading: "Louis Wins, Keeps Title; Godoy Avoids a Knockout" with subhead. The sport's section (page 10) has a banner headline: "Jpyour Challenger, Convinced He Rated Draw, Will Seek Early Return Match" with subheads, round by round coverage and 2 related photos. This was Joe Louis' 6th defense for the World's heavyweight title. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 32 pages, rag edition in very nice conditi... See More  

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Ends June 27, 2019 14:37

$40.00
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JOE LOUIS Brown Bomber Heavyweight BOXING Title Fight v. Paycheck 1940 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392301255025

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 30, 1940 * Joe Louis (Brown Bomber) * Heavyweight boxing title fight * Johnny Paycheck The sport' section (page 19) has a banner headline: "Louis Knocks Out Paycheck in Second Round at Garden to Keep World Title" with subheads and related photo. (see) Nice to have in this famous NYC title, also from the city where the fight took place. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 34 pages, rag edition in very nice condition.

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Ends June 21, 2019 15:03

$40.00
172993

ROCKY MARCIANO Archie Moore Heavyweight BOXING Last Career Fight 1955 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372671513387

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE RUSSELL DAILY NEWS, Kansas, September 22, 1955. * Rocky Marciano vs. Archie Moore * Heavyweight Boxing title fight * His last career fight The top of page 5 has a three column heading: "Rock May Retire" (see) First report coverage on Rocky Marciano defending his heavyweight boxing title against Archie Moore. This would be Marciano's last professional boxing match as he would retire. A binding hole slightly affects the mentioned heading. Complete with all 8 pages, a few binding holes along the spine, small library stamp within the masthead, otherwise nice.

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Ends June 15, 2019 15:16

$38.00
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