CONN, BILLY SIGNED WIRE PHOTO (1946-2ND LOUIS FIGHT)
On June 19, 1946, Joe Louis fought Billy Conn for the second time for the Heavyweight Title at Yankee Stadium in New York. In the first meeting Conn was well ahead on points late in the fight before being stopped. This fight was dominated by Joe Louis from the start en route to knocking Conn in the 8th round. Offered here is an original wire photo which depicts Conn down at the end of the fight, which has been signed by Billy Conn. This is an original International News Photos wire photo with their stamp and caption on back. Boldly signed in black sharpie, "Regards Billy Conn." Bold, clear image. Clean front and back. Not creased or torn. Minor surface and corner wear. 8" x 10."