GAVILAN, KID-JOHNNY BRATTON ORIGINAL WIRE PHOTO (1953)
On November 13, 1953 at Chicago Stadium welterweight champion Kid Gavilan defended his title against tough Johnny Bratton. Gavilan won a 15 round unanimous decision. Bratton suffered a severe whipping and would have been justified in giving up the fight after twelve rounds. Offered here is an original wire photo from this event depicting 2nd round action. This is an original International News Photos wire photo. Stamped on the back by them and includes the original caption. Bold, sharp image. Clean front and back. No creases or tears. Slightly wavy at the caption attachment. 7" x 9 1/8."