The Veteran Boxer - 18-Star Issue - Floyd Patterson on cover

The Veteran Boxer - 18-Star Issue - Floyd Patterson on cover
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The Veteran Boxer - 18-Star Issue - Floyd Patterson on cover
THE VETERAN BOXER 18 STAR ISSUE - Winter Issue 1956-57

Edited by Harry Pegg

One of those rare boxing publications most boxing historians try to get their hands on because of the tremendous and obscure coverage and photos of boxers and events from the past. Also printed on glossy type paper making it much more attractive then "The Ring" and other boxing publications of that era.

Cover Subject: Carmen Basilio & Tony DeMarco

Back cover subject(s): Nick Spano, George Russell, Danny McCabe, Al Reilly, Jimmy Smith, Tommy Kluth, Willie Ferguson, Johnny Downey, Al Monohan, Benny Kauffman

Interior coverage includes:

Willie Jones “The Brooklyn Whirlwind”

“Indian” Johnny Rivers

Jack Dempsey vs. Tommy Gibbons

Champions of Yesteryears by Johnny Brannigan - Abe Attell

Frank Klaus vs. Georges Carpentier

Ernie Caesar

Tuffy Griffiths, Paulino Uzcudun and Kid Francis

Jimmy Bidwell

Arnold Thompson

Lifting the "Unliftable" Johnny Coulon - Mrs. Al Egan and William Billy Cepak

Scraps about Scraps and Scrappers by Lou Jaffe

and much more

CONDITION - About VG condition with general handling wear. Some minor markings on front cover.

SIZE - About 36 pages.

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