DEMPSEY, JACK-GENE TUNNEY II PANORAMA PHOTOGRAPH (1927)
Jack Dempsey fought Gene Tunney for the second time on September 22, 1927 at Soldier Field in Chicago. Tunney won by decision after 10 rounds. The fight is remembered as the famous "Long Count" fight which resulted when Dempsey knocked Tunney down, but failed to get to a neutral corner allowing Tunney extra time to recover. Offered here is an original and rare panorama photograph of this celebrated event. This is an original panorama photograph picturing Dempsey, Tunney and the venue. Not a reprint. Minor stain in lower right corner. Some surface wear near Dempsey's image. Stain in lower left corner. Framed in a period frame. 10" x 35."