BASILIO, CARMEN-TONY DEMARCO I OFFICIAL PROGRAM (1955-BASILIO WINS TITLE)
On June 10, 1955 at the War Memorial in Syracuse, New York world welterweight champion Tony DeMarco defended his title against local favorite Carmen Basilio. Basilio stopped DeMarco in the 12th round to win the title. Offered here is a scarce, original, official program for this event. This is an original, official program which pictures both fighters on the cover and which consists of 30 pages. Tight binding. Neatly scored. Mild crease at center and upper right corner. Pen mark on back cover. Clean. Minor edge and surface wear. 8 1/2" x 11."