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Mendoza the famous Jewish boxer...
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June 22, 1791
THE MORNING POST & DAILY ADVERTISER, London, June 22, 1791
* Daniel Mendoza vs. William Ward
* Jewish boxer - boxing challenge
Page 3 has an item headed: "Boxing" noting in part: "The battle between Ward and Mendoza is to take place this day. The place and time of meeting were left entirely to the choice of Mendoza..." with more on the details of the boxing match. Daniel Mendoza was a famous Jewish boxer (see Wikipedia for more).
Four pages, very nice condition.
Category: The 1600's and 1700's