BACKUS, BILLY-HEDGEMON LEWIS II OFFICIAL PROGRAM (1972)
On December 8, 1972 at the War Memorial in Syracuse, New York world welterweight champion Hedgemon Lewis defended his title against former champion and local favorite Billy Backus. Lewis successfully defended his title winning a 15 round unanimous decision. Offered here is an original, official program for this event. This is an original, official program picturing the fighters on the cover. 16 pages complete with profiles of the fighters. Has a center crease. Tight binding. Very minor cover soiling. Minor edge wear. Not scored. 8" x 11."