THE VETERAN BOXER 19 STAR ISSUE - Summer 1957
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 Subjects - William Perry “The Tipton Slasher” vs. Charles Freeman – First International World Heavyweight Championship, London Prize Ring Rules 1842
Interior coverage includes:
Johnny Connors vs. Jimmy Barry 1894
Joseph B. Detloff
Morris “Jack” Small
Buddy Ryan vs. Jimmy Gardner 1905
Jack Doyle’s Vernon Arena, May 13, 1921. Group photograph of several fighters and boxing personalities with short biography of each
James J. Corbett spars with Dan Creedon 1894
The Dixie Kid
Pete Latzo vs. Mickey Walker 1926
“One Round” Hogan vs. Tommy McFarland
Jersey Joe Walcott
Ezzard Charles vs. Jersey Joe Walcott
Young “Dutch” Ziringer
Paul Demers vs. Abe Friedman
Jack Delaney vs. Jimmy O’Gatty
and much more
CONDITION - About EX condition with general handling wear. Tiny closed tear on cover at right edge.
SIZE - About 36 pages.
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