BRADDOCK, JAMES ORIGINAL WIRE PHOTO (1938-FARR FIGHT)
On January 21, 1938 at Madison Square Garden in New York former heavyweight champion James J. Braddock fought Tommy Farr in the main event. At the end of ten rounds Braddock won a close ten round split decision. Referee Johnny McAvoy had it 4-4-2, but Braddock on points. This was Braddock's last professional fight. Offered here is an original wire photo depicting Braddock being declared the winner. This is an original Keystone wire photo with their stamp on the back. No caption. Bold, clear image. Clean front and back. Not creased or torn. Minor corner wear. 6 1/2" x 8 1/2."