Name: PATTERSON, FLOYD-TOM MCNEELEY ON SITE POSTER (1961)
History: On December 4,1961 at Mapleleaf Gardens in Toronto Floyd Patterson met Tom McNeeley for the Heavyweight Title. Patterson would win the bout by KO in the 4th round. On the same date in the Convention Center in Philadelphia leading heavyweight contender Sonny Liston would knock out Albert Westphal in one round. Offered here is an original, on site poster for the Patterson-McNeeley fight which also broadcast the closed circuit viewing of Liston-Westphal.
Full description: This is an original, cardboard, on site poster which pictures all four fighters. Bold color and print. Bold, clear images. Not creased or torn. No tack holes. Minor edge and corner wear. Minor smudge at lower right border. 14" x 16." Extremely rare championship on site poster, the first we have seen.
Size: 14 x 16
Categories: Posters & Broadsides & Lobby Cards - Patterson, Floyd - Liston, Sonny
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