DEMPSEY, JACK HAND WRITTEN & SIGNED LETTER (TO OPPONENT FRED SADDY)
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 a signed letter to one of former opponents, Fred Saddy.
Jack Dempsey has boldly signed this 6 1/4" x 9 1/2" letter in blue ink. Dempsey has written this letter to Fred Saddy, a former opponent. There are 2 horizontal creases where the letter was folded. There is a small rip in the upper right corner. There are a few creases in the lower left and right corners. Clean signature.