WALKER, MICKEY & JACK KEARNS ORIGINAL WIRE PHOTO (1931-TRAINING FOR JACK SHARKEY)
On July 22, 1931 at Ebbet's Field in Brooklyn, New York heavyweights Mickey Walker and Jack Sharkey fought in a fight billed as a World Heavyweight Championship. After 15 rounds this fight was declared a draw. Offered here is an original wire photo showing Mickey Walker and his manager Jack Kearns at Walker's training camp in Orangeburg the day before the fight. This is an original International News Photos wire photo with their stamp and original caption on the reverse. Bold, clear image. Minor crease in lower right corner which also has a small staple hole. Top edge appears trimmed. Pencil notation on lower left border. Clean front and back. 8" x 9 3/4."