LANGFORD, SAM REAL PHOTO POSTCARD (FLEXING-FRENCH)
Sam Langford began his professional boxing career on January 13, 1902 with a 3 round victory over Jack McVicker. Known as "The Boston Tar Baby," Langford had one of the best records in boxing for a man denied a shot at a world title. He amassed victories over Joe Jeanette, Young Peter Jackson, Jim Flynn, Harry Wills, Dixie Kid, Philadelphia Jack O'Brien, Sam McVey, Gunboat Smith, and Kid Norfolk. He retired after stopping Fireman Jim Flynn in 3 rounds on October 19, 1923. Presented here is an original French real photo postcard of Sam Langford as he looked at the height of his career. This is an original, vintage, French real photo postcard. Bold, clear image. Clean front and back. Not creased or torn. Unused. Minor edge and corner wear. 3 1/2" x 5 1/2."