On May 16, 1955 World Heavyweight Champion, Rocky Marciano, defended his title against Don Cockell in San Francisco. Marciano battered Cockell from start to finish en route to a stoppage in the 9th round. Presented here is an original wire photo depicting Marciano saying goodbye to his fans at his training camp for this fight. This is an original Associated Press wire photo with their stamp on the back. Bold, clear image. Clean front and back. Not creased or torn. Beautiful sharp image, 6 1/2" x 8 3/4."