Regular price $325.00

Jack McAuliffe, "The Napolean Of The Prize Ring," was born in Cork, Ireland on March 24, 1866. He fought as a lightweight and began his career with a win over Joe Milletechia on July 25, 1885. On October 29, 1886 he stopped Billy Frazier in the 21st round to claim the world lightweight title. In his career he fought notable lightweights including Owen Ziegler, Billy Myer, Tommy Ryan, Young Griffo and Jem Carney. He retired after fighting a draw with Ryan on September 30, 1897 with a final record of 29-0-7. McAuliffe passed away in 1937. Offered here is a scarce antique photograph of Jack McAuliffe.
This is an original, first generation photograph of McAuliffe in full fight pose. Taken by Anderson Photography of New York. Their name and copyright stamp of 1889 is on the reverse. Copyright date also written in lower left corner of photo. No creases or tears. The image is bold. 3 3/4" x 5 1/2."

Size: 3 3/4 x 5 1/2

Condition: excellent