Name: NAPOLES, JOSE-CURTIS COKES ORIGINAL ON SITE POSTER (1969)
History: On April 18, 1969 at the Fabulous Forum in Inglewood, California welterweight champion Curtis Cokes defended his title against the greta Mexican challenger Jose "Mantequilla" Napoles. Napoles wore Cokes down and the fight ended when Cokes could not answer the bell for the 14th round making Jose Napoles the new welterweight champion. Offered here is an original, on site poster for this event.
Full description: This is an original, cardboard, on site poster which pictures both fighters. Has a pieces chipped out in the upper left and right corners. Color is bold and images are sharp. Three tears at top, but no paper loss. Edge and corner wear. Has a center crease. Year 1969 neatly written in pen after number 18. Has some minor soiling and staining. 13 1/2" x 21 1/4."
Size: 13 1/2 x 21 1/4
Categories: Posters & Broadsides & Lobby Cards - Cokes, Curtis - Napoles, Jose
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