BAER, MAX & JACK DEMPSEY WIRE PHOTO (1933-AFTER SCHMELING FIGHT)
On June 8 ,1933 Max Baer met Max Schmeling in a Heavyweight Bout. Baer would win the bout by TKO in the 10th round.A crowd of 53,000 (with another 3,300 with passes) - including Jack Sharkey and Primo Carnera - paid $239,676.07 to assure a fair profit for Jack Dempsey in his first big promotional venture. Presented here is an original wire photo depicting Baer and Dempsey right after the fight inspecting the right hand of Baer that made the difference. This is an original International News Photos wire photo with their stamp and partial caption on back. Bold, clear image. Clean front and back. Small creases in lower corners. No tears. 6 1/2" x 8 1/2."