LOUIS, JOE-BUDDY BAER II DRESSING ROOM PASS (1942)
On January 9, 1942 Joe Louis defended his title for the second time against Buddy Baer. The fight was at Madison Square Garden in New York. The two had fought six months earlier and ended in a controversial disqualification of Baer when his manager wouldn't leave the ring protesting what he claimed was a punch by Louis after the bell. This time it was no contest. Baer was knocked out in the very first round and retired after the fight. Offered here is a scarce, original Dressing Room Pass for this fight. This is an original Dressing Room Pass which names the fighters and is numbered. Bold color and print. Crease in upper right corner. Minor edge and corner wear. Clean front and back. 3" x 3 1/2."