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Daniel Mendoza, the famous Jewish boxer...
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February 08, 1791
THE WORLD, London, February 8, 1791
* Daniel Mendoza - Jewish boxer
Near the middle of the front page is an advertisement: "BOXING, Capel court, opposite the Bank, D. Mendoza, T. Johnston, who is perfectly recovered, his brother, who beat the Russian, & other Pugilists, take the liberty of informing the public...that they will spar To-Morrow...and every Saturday at Panton Street, Haymarket, from the hours of One to Three. Mendoza's private days of teach, as usual." (see photos). See the hyperlink for more on the famous Jewish boxer Daniel Mendoza.
Page 3 has reports concerning Tippoo Saib, the Indian sultan (see photos). Four pages, very nice condition.
Category: The 1600's and 1700's