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Boxing match: Heenan vs. King...



Item # 682899

December 24, 1863

SPRINGFIELD REPUBLICAN, Massachusetts, Dec. 24, 1863 

* John Heenan vs. Tom King
* One of the greatest fights of the 19th century
* Heenan's last fight... was he cheated... drugged?


Page 2 has a round-by-round account of a boxing match headed: "The Fight Between Heenan and King--King Victorious" with prefacing comments on the boxing match in England.
Page 2 also has Civil War reports: "Gen. Averill's Campaign" "The Fight at Moscow, Tenn." "Gen. McClellan's Report" "War News" 'The War in Virginia" and more.
Four pages, good condition.

Category: Yankee