BLACKBURN, JACK & WIFE WIRE PHOTO (1935-AFTER BAER FIGHT)
Joe Louis, a now rising star in the heavyweight division, fought Max Baer, the former champion, on September 24, 1935 at Yankee Stadium. Louis knocked Baer out in the 4th round in a completely one sided affair. Offered here is an original wire photo which depicts Louis trainer Jack Blackburn and his wife leaving on a train on the day following the fight. This is an original ACME Newspictures wire photo with their stamp and caption on back. Bold, clear image. Clean front and back. Small clip in upper right corner.7" x 9."