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John L. Sullivan wins...
Item # 605257
August 7, 1883
THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 7, 1883
* John L. Sullivan
* Herbert Maori Slade
* Heavyweight boxing champiohsip
* Madison Square Garden
The front page has one column headings: "THE GIANT KNOCKED SILLY" "Slade Goes Down Beneath The Heavy Blows OF Sullivan" and more. Text takes up 1 3/4 columns. Nice to have in this venerable newspaper title.
Other news of the day throughout. Complete in 8 pages, light browning, minor margin wear, otherwise good. Should be handled with care.
Category: Post-Civil War