Name: BACKUS, BILLY-JOSE NAPOLES I ON SITE POSTER (1970)
History: On December 3, 1970 at the War Memorial in Syracuse, New York welterweight champion Jose Napoles defended his title against local hero Billy Backus. Backus stopped Napoles in the 4th round to win the title. A bad cut over Napoles left eye forced the stoppage. Napoles was also cut over the right eye. Offered here is a rare, original, on site poster for this event.
Full description: This is an original, cardboard, on site poster which pictures both fighters. Bold color and print. Bold, clear images. Professionally framed and matted. Two creases. Some surface wear on perimeter. Edge and corner wear. 17" x 22." Very rare original, on site, championship poster.
Size: 17 x 22
Categories: Posters & Broadsides & Lobby Cards - Backus, Billy - Napoles, Jose
Condition: very good
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