CARTER, JAMES VINTAGE SIGNED PHOTO (1955-AS CHAMPION)
Jimmy Carter was born on December 15, 1923 in Aiken, South Carolina. He won the World Lightweight Title from Ike Williams on May 25, 1951. He retired after losing to Luis Garduno on April 1, 1960 with a final record of 81-30-9 with 31 KO's. Presented here is an original promotional photo of James Carter which he signed as ink when he was world lightweight champion. From the collection of former boxer Vince Handley. This is an original promotional photo of Carter in full fight pose as he looked as world lightweight champion. Bold, clear image. Clean. Boldly signed in ink, Sincere Wishes from Jimmy Carter 5-27-55." Signed as world champion. Not creased or torn. 5" x 8."