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Joe Louis... Jersey Joe Walcott...
Item # 621381
June 24, 1948
NEW YORK TIMES, June 24, 1948
* Joe Louis vs. Jersey Joe Walcott
* Heavyweight boxing title (pre fight news)
* Yankee Stadium
This 56 page newspaper has a six column headline on page 35: "Louis 5-13 Choice to Beat Walcott in Title Bout Tonight" with subheads, related photos and tale of the tape. Also a nice advertisement of the fight with photo on the same page. (see)
Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete, rag edition in nice condition.
Category: The 20th Century