CHARLES, EZZARD-JERSEY JOE WALCOTT I STUBLESS TICKET (1949-WALCOTT WINS TITLE)
On June 22, 1949 at Comiskey Park in Chicago heavyweights Ezzard Charles and Jersey Joe Walcott fought for the vacant world heavyweight title (vacated by Joe Louis retirement). Charles prevailed in this first encounter with Walcott winning a unanimous 15 round decision and the title. Offered here is an original stubless ticket for this event. This is an original, stubless ticket which pictures both fighters and includes a section, row and seat number. Bold color and print. Bold, clear images. Some back damage from mounting. Not creased or torn. Mild soiling. Minor corner wear. 2 1/2" x 4 1/2."