Name: BUFF, JOHNNY-JOE LYNCH WIRE PHOTO (1922)
History: Buff was a capable, relentless, game fighter who feared no man; In 1921, he won both - the Bantamweight Championship of the World and the Flyweight Championship of the World Among those he defeated during his career were Tommy Gorman, Willie LaMorte, Midget Smith, Eddie O'Dowd, Frankie Mason, Frankie Dailey, Pete Herman, Abe Goldstein, "Young" Zulu Kid, Charles LeDoux, "Little" Jack Sharkey and Benny Schwartz Both Nat Fleischer and Charley Rose ranked Buff as the #7 All-Time Flyweight; Herb Goldman ranked him as the #12 All-Time Flyweight.Presented here is an original wirephoto of Johnny Buff and Joe Lynch squaring off before their bout.Lynch would KO Buff in the 14th round.
Full description: This is an original wirephoto of the Buff-Lynch bout in 1922.The photo measures 8 inches by 10 inches.The Photo has a crease and a small piece missing out of the upper left corner.The rest of the photo is clean.The back has the attached wire info dated 1922.The images are vivid.
Size: 8 x 10
Categories: Buff, Johnny - Antique Photographs (Pre-1930) -
Condition: very good
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