Name: EDGAR, JIMMY-TOMMY YAROSZ ON SITE POSTER (1947)
History: On June 6, 1947 at the Olympia in Detroit light heavyweights Jimmy Edgar and Tommy Yarosz met in the main event. The two had fought a month earlier with Yarosz winning a majority decision. In this fight Yarosz again prevailed winning a unanimous ten round decision. Clever boxing paid off for Tommy Yarosz..although Edgar had him in serious trouble in the sixth round.. Attendance 7,808; gross gate $18,257. (The Ring, August 1947, page 43.). Offered here is an original, on site poster for this event.
Full description: This is an original, cardboard, on site poster which names and pictures both fighters. Bold color and print. Bold, clear images. Year 1947 written by date. Not creased. Edge and corner wear with some paper loss on borders. Generally clean. 22" x 28."
Size: 22 x 28
Categories: Posters & Broadsides & Lobby Cards - -
Condition: very good
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