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Joe Louis vs Max Baer boxing fight at Yankee Stadium...
Item # 579621
September 24, 1935
ALBANY EVENING NEWS, Albany, New York, September 24, 1935.
* Joe Louis (Brown Bomber)
* Max Baer - pre fight news (loads of text)
* Heavyweight boxing - Yankee Stadium
This 24 page newspaper has some one column heading on the front page concerning this famous fight on this day: "Fight Crowd Puts Millions on Line in N.Y." with subhead "Frolicsome Fans Take over City; Louis Favored at 2 to 1".
Pages 14 & 15 has much on this upcoming fight at Yankee Stadium with headlines, tale of the tape and photo/cartoon (see photos). Much text here as well.
Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Light browning little spine wear, otherwise good.
Category: The 20th Century