: Lou Ambers was born on November 8, 1913 in Herkimer, New York. He won the World Lightweight Title from Tony Canzoneri on September 3, 1936. In his career he fought many important fighters of the day including: Honey Mellody, Johnny Jadick, Fritzie Zivic, Henry Armstrong, Jimmy McLarnin and Pedro Montanez. He retired after losing to Lew Jenkins on February 28, 1941 with a final record of 86-8-6 with 27 KO's. Offered here is a vintage signed photograph of Lou Ambers, signed to announcer George Silverman, as world lightweight champion. This is a vintage signed 8" x 10" photo. Signed boldly in fountain pen, "To George Best Wishes Lou Ambers." Small crease in lower left corner. Bold image of Ambers after he won the title. Minor edge and corner wear. Clean.