BASILIO, CARMEN-TONY DEMARCO ON SITE POSTER (1955-BASILIO WINS WELTER TITLE)
HISTORY: On June 10, 1955 at the War Memorial in Syracuse, New York world welterweight champion Tony DeMarco took on local favorite Carmen Basilio with his title on the line. Basilio did not disappoint the crowd stopping DeMarco in the 12th round to win the crown. Offered here is an extremely rare, original, on site poster for this event.
FULL DESCRIPTION: This is an original, cardboard, on site poster which names and pictures both fighters. Bold color and print. Bold, clear images. No center crease. Mild crease in lower right corner. Clipped corners at upper right and lower left/ Edge wear on lower border. Minor soiling at upper right. 22" x 28." Extremely rare and important on site poster.