Panama Al Brown was born in Panama on July 5, 1902. He began his professional boxing career with a win over Jose Moreno on March 19, 1922. He won the Bantamweight title over Gregorio Vidal on June 18, 1929. In his career he defeated Willie LaMorte, Kid Francis, Teddy Baldock, Joe Ryder, Johnny King and Eugene Criqui. He retired after defeating Kid Fortune on December 4, 1942 with a final mark of 132-19-12. Brown died on April 11, 1951. Offered here is an original, first generation photo which depicts Panama Al Brown riding horse in 1927 around the time of his fight with Eugene Criqui. This is an original wire photo with typed caption in French on back. Bold, clear image. Clean front and back. Not creased or torn. 5" x 7."