The Knockout Boxing & Wrestling Souvenir Program and Magazine
Date - June 19, 1948
Front Cover Subject(s) - Willie Bean with manager Ralph Gambina and trainer Sammy O'Dell
Back Cover Subject(s) - Fabela Chavez
Featured Fight(s) - Willie Bean vs. Francisco De La Cruz, Fabela Chavez vs. Mario Trigo
Boxers, Wrestlers and other Fight Figures pictured inside the magazine - Milo Savage, Francisco De La Cruz with manager Frankie Garcia, Tony Mar, Tommy Campbell, Richard Minjarez, Jose Luis, "Nature Boy" Buddy Rogers, George & Bob Becker, Pat Valentino, Bolton Ford, Bob Castro
Vintage Souvenir Program Magazine. Distributed on the West Coast of the U.S.. This publication was often used as the program for various bouts in the area. Sometimes it was the only program for a particular fight and often it was competing with other local magazine publishers, selling their program at the same fight.
Size - Somewhat over-sized at about 8 5/8" x 11 3/4" inches. About 16 pages including covers.
Condition - About VG condition with general handling wear. There may be some edge and corner wear. Spine is tight. Please enlarge scans or photos to see better detail.
A great lot for the Vintage Boxing Program and Memorabilia collector.
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