(The "King of the Middleweights")
Born May 18 1866; Paoli, Pennsylvania (near Philadelphia)
HEIGHT 6-0 1/2
WEIGHT 156-175 lbs
MANAGER Jack Fogarty, Howie Hodgkins
Butler was a quick, clever, and slippery fighter who could box or punch; He had fast hands and fast feet. During his career he defeated such men as Johnny Banks, C.A.C. Smith, Ed Binney, Jim Daly, Frank Craig, Henry Baker, Frank Slavin, and Al Weinig.Presented here is an antique photo of Butler.
This antique photo of Butler measures 4 1/4 inches by 5 1/2 inches.The photo is on hard stock and has corner wear and there is some mounting residue on the lower right edge.The back has paper and glue residue.There is some minor soiling on th efront.The image is clean.