FULLMER, GENE-BENNY "KID" PARET OFFICIAL PROGRAM (1961)
On December 9, 1961 at the Convention Center in Las Vegas middleweight champion Gene Fullmer defended hsi title against welterweight champion Benny "Kid" Paret. Fullmer used hsi size and strength to dominate the fight. He knocked Paret down three times in the tenth round before the referee stopped the fight. Offered here is a scarce, original, official program for this event. This is an original, official program which pictures both fighters on the cover. 12 pages complete plus covers. Not scored. Clean inside and out. No center crease. Slight cover separation at bottom on binding, otherwise tight. Edge wear. 8 1/2" x 11."