BASILIO, CARMEN & GENE FULLMER SIGNED HALL OF FAME FIRST DAY COVER (1999)
On August 28,1959 at the Cow Palace in San Francisco Carmen Basilio fought Gene Fullmer for the vacant Middleweight Title. Fullmer won the bout by TKO the 14th round. Presented here is an original International Boxing Hall Of Fame 40th first day cover commemorating the 40th anniversary of this fight which has been signed by both fighters. This is an original 1999 first day cover. Boldly signed in ink, "Carmen Basilio & Gene Fullmer." Clean front and back. Not creased or torn. Bold color and print. 4 1/8" x 9 1/2."