JACK, BEAU ORIGINAL LARGE FORMAT WIRE PHOTO (1943-IN ARMY)
Beau Jack was born on April 1, 1921 in Augusta, Georgia. He won the New York World Lightweight Title on December 18, 1942 from Tippy Larkin. he retired after losing to Ike Williams on August 12, 1955 with a final record of 83-24-5 with 40 KO's. Offered here is an original, large format, wire photo depicting Beau Jack in full U.S.Army uniform in 1943. Taken during World War II while Beau Jack was world lightweight champion. This is an original International News Photos large format, wire photo with their stamp on back. Labelled on back. Bold, clear image. Clean front and back. Not creased or torn. Printed on heavy stock paper. Beautiful, sharp image. 11" x 14." Rare, especially in this size.