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John L. Sullivan... boxing...

Item # 592404

October 17, 1889

THE WHEELING INTELLIGENCER, Wheeling, West Virginia, October 17, 1889

* John L. Sullivan
* Heavyweight boxing

The front page has one column headlines on the front page: "SULLIVAN IRRITATED", "At the Talk of His Enemies and Wants a Fight", "And He Wants It Right Soon", "He is Ready to Accommodate Anybody on Earth....". See photos for coverage on famous boxer, John L. Sullivan, willing to take on anyone who will fight him. Also mention of him giving up alcohol for the time being.

Other news of the day. A little margin wear, should be handled with care. Measures 25 x 22 inches. 

Category: Post-Civil War

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