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Rocky Marciano vs. Joe Louis in 1951...

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October 25, 1951

NEW YORK TIMES, Oct. 25, 1951

* Rocky Marciano (The Brockton Blockbuster)
* Joe Louis (Brown Bomber) (last career fight)
* Heavyweight boxing fight (eve)

The sport's section (page 37) has a two column heading: "Marciano Says He Will Beat Louis But Refuses to Predict Knockout" with subhead. (see) Nice to have from the city where the famous fight took place.
Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 60 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

Category: The 20th Century