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Ingemar Johansson wins heavyweight boxing title....
Item # 661686
June 27, 1959
NEW YORK TIMES, June 27, 1959
* Ingemar Johansson knocks out Floyd Patterson
* Wins heavyweight boxing title at Yankee Stadium
The top of the front page has a three column headline: "Johansson Crushes Patterson With 7 Knockdowns in Third" with photo. (see) Much more in the sport's section (pages 14 & 15) with banner headline, 7 related photos and loads of text. Great to have in this famous NYC publication and from the city where this event took place. (Yankee Stadium)
Complete with all 46 pages, light toning at the margins, very nice condition.
Category: The 20th Century