LANGFORD, SAM REAL PHOTO POSTCARD (SPARRING WITH WALSH-HEALTH & STRENGTH)
JO Sports Inc.
Regular price $450.00
HISTORY: 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, real photo postcard depicting Sam Langford squaring off with Jimmy Walsh. From the early 1900's series by Health & Strength.
FULL DESCRIPTION: This is an original, real photo postcard depicting Sam Langford squaring off with Jimmy Walsh. From the early 1900's series by Health & Strength. Bold, clear image. Unused. Not creased or torn. Minor edge and corner wear. Pin hole at top center border. Light border stain at lower and upper. 3 1/2" x 5 1/2."
Size: 3 1/2" x 5 1/2"
Condition: Very Good