DEMPSEY, JACK ANTIQUE PHOTO (TRAINING FOR WILLARD)
Jack Dempsey was born on June 24, 1895 in Manassa, Colorado. He defeated Jess Willard on July 4, 1919 to win the World Heavyweight Title and held the title until September 23, 1926 when he lost to Gene Tunney. Dempsey announced his retirement in February of 1928 with a final record of 64-6-9 with 49 KO's. Presented here is an antique photo of Jack Dempsey, training for his bout with Willard.
This antique wirephoto of Jack Dempsey is 6" x 8 1/2." The four corners are clipped and there are small creases along the edges. Clean image.