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Joe Louis becomes boxing Champion...

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June 23, 1937

THE BETHLEHEM GLOBE-TIMES, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, June 23, 1937
* Joe Louis wins World Boxing Heavyweight title
* James Braddock in defeat

This 22 page newspaper has a four column headline on the front page of the sport's section (page 13): "Joe Louis Becomes New Heavyweight Champion" with subheads and photo. This was Joe Louis' 1st time as champion.

Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Very minor spine wear, otherwise nice.


Category: The 20th Century