DEMPSEY, JACK LUCKY COIN (1924-MOVIE FIGHT AND WIN)
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 advertising lucky coin of Jack Dempsey for his appearance in the Universal film Fight and Win. This is an original, 1924, metallic coin which pictures Jack Dempsey on one side. Bold color and print. Bold, clear image. Clean front and back. Not dented or scratched. 1 3/8" diameter. Scarce, particularly in this fine condition.