CHARLES, EZZARD-JOEY MAXIM FIGHT ENVELOPE SIGNED BY MAXIM (1951)
On May 30, 1951 at Chicago Stadium heavyweight champion Ezzard Charles fought Joey Maxim with his title at stake. Charles won a unanimous 15 round decision in defense of his title. Offered here is a rare fight envelope from the event which has been signed by Joey Maxim. This fight envelope names the fighters and venue and has been used. Signed on the front in ballpoint ink by Joey Maxim. Signature is slightly light. Has some residue on the reverse from mounting. Mild crease in lower left corner. Generally clean. 4 1/4" x 9 1/2."