On March 4, 1968 at Madison Square garden in New York, Joe Frazier stopped an old foe from his amateur days, Buster Mathis, in 11 rounds to win the vacant New York Heavyweight Title. On the undercard, Emile Griffith lost his World Middleweight Title to Nino Benvenuti by 15 round decision. Presented here is a scarce original press kit which was distributed to the media before this event. This is an original press kit with Leroy Neiman artwork on the cover. 4 pages with information on the fighters, fights and venue. Tight binding. Clean inside and out. Not creased or torn. Edge and corner wear. 9" x 14 1/2."