CONN, BILLY WIRE PHOTO (1946-TRAINING FOR SECOND LOUIS FIGHT)
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HISTORY: 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 depicting Billy Conn at his training camp in Greenwood Lake, New Jersey two days prior for the fight.
This is an original International News Photos wire photo with their stamp and caption on the back. Bold, clear image. Clean front and back. Small crease in upper right corner. No tears. 6 1/4" x 8." Beautiful image.