NELSON, BATTLING-FIGHTING DICK HYLAND FULL TICKET (1909)
HISTORY: On May 29, 1909 at the Mission Street Arena in San Francisco world lightweight champion Battling Nelson defended his title against Fighting Dick Hyland. nelson successfully defended his crown knocking Hyland out in the 23rd round. Offered here is an original, full, unused ticket for this event.
FULL DESCRIPTION: This is an original, full, unused ticket which names the fighters and includes a section, row and seat number. Bold color and print. Stub firmly attached. Mild crease in upper left corner. Minor edge and corner wear. Minor surface foxing. Small pin hole at upper right corner. Surface wear on reverse. 2 7/8" x 7."