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Early boxing... News from Charleston...
Item # 597382
September 28, 1768
THE GAZETTEER & NEW DAILY ADVERTISER, London, Sept. 28, 1768
* Very early boxing
Page 2 has a brief report of a boxing match noting: "...the bruising match for 50 guineas & many betts depending, between Carter the fighting glass-blower, & Edmonds, the Uxbridge drover..." with a bit more (see). Also a report from Charleston concerning the Regulators (see).
Four pages, folio size, nice condition, red tax stamp on page 3.
Category: The 1600's and 1700's