Archie Moore was born on December 13, 1913 in Benoit, Mississippi. He won the World Light Heavyweight Title from Joey Maxim on December 17, 1952. He retired after an exhibition match with Nap Mitchell on August 27, 1965 with a final record of 183-22-9 with 1 no contest and 129 KO's. Presented here is a signed letter. Archie Moore has boldly signed this 8 1/2" x 11" letter in blue ink. The letter was dated June 9, 1969 and was addressed to Bob Turley and the members of the California Athletic Board of Control. There are 2 holes punched at the top and there are 3 horizontal creases where the letter was folded. There is a small stain in the center of the page toward the right side as well as a small stain at the top of the page from a paperclip. Clean signature.