KAPLAN, LOUIS "KID"-BOBBY GARCIA FULL TICKET (1926)
On June 28, 1926 at Hurley Stadium in Hartford, Connecticut world featherweight champion Louis "Kid" Kaplan defended his title against Bobby Garcia. Kaplan stopped Garcia in the 10th round. Hurley Stadium was constructed for this bout -- it was torn down in 1933. On July 6, 1926, Kaplan renounced the Featherweight World Title, admitting that he could no longer reduce to 126 pounds without harming his health. Offered here is a rare, original full ticket for this event. This is an original full ticket which names the fighters, date and venue. Bold color and print. Clean front and back. Not creased or torn. Stub firmly attached. Three hole punches. Minor edge wear. 2 3/4" x 5 3/4."