LOUIS, JOE-MAX SCHMELING I WIRE PHOTO (1936-1ST ROUND)
On June 19, 1936, Joe Louis and Max Schmeling fought in the main event at Yankee Stadium. Louis was undefeated and a rising star in the division. This fight was seen as another stepping stone to a title shot for Louis. In a stunning upset Schmeling would KO Louis in the 12th round. Presented here is an original wire photo which depicts 1st round action with Schmeling landing a left jab. This is an original wire photo with full caption on the back. Bold, clear image. Clean front and back. Edge and corner wear/ Has a mark running through photo. 8" x 10."