DEMPSEY, JACK APEDA STUDIO LARGE FORMAT PHOTO (1924)
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 Apeda Studio photograph of Jack Dempsey, circa 1924. This studio photograph of Jack Dempsey is 11" x 14." The corners are slightly soft and there is a crease in the upper right corner. There is a small rip along the left edge.