Jack Dempsey fought Tom Gibbons on July 4, 1923. Dempsey won by decision after 15 rounds to successfully defend his World Heavyweight Title. The fight was held in Shelby, Montana and nearly bankrupted the town. It was forever more known as the "Rape Of Shelby." Offered here is an original, real photo postcard used to promote this fight. This is an original real photo postcard which pictures both fighters and the stadium. Unused. Bold, clear image. Clean front and back. Not creased or torn. Minor corner wear. 3 1/2" x 5 1/2."