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Max Schmeling vs. Joe Louis in 1936
Item # 662302
June 20, 1936
CHRONICLE SPORTING GREEN section only of the San Francisco Chronicle, June 21, 1936
* Max Schmeling (German boxer)
* Joe Louis (Brown Bomber)
* Heavyweight boxing match UPSET photos
The front page of this section has a great pictorial showing 4 photos of Joe Louis being knocked down in defeat. Great for display. Page has a another great photo with banner headline: "'LOUIS CAN'T TAKE IT,'' JACK DEMPSEY SAYS" (see)
Other sporting news of the day with much on Jesse Owens prior to the Berlin Olympics.
Complete sport's section only with 8 pages, light toning at the margins, some small binding holes along the spine, minor wear, nice for display.
Category: The 20th Century