NOVA, LOU-TOMMY FARR WIRE PHOTO (WEIGHING IN-1938)

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On December 16, 1938 at Madison Square Garden in New York heavyweights Lou Nova and Tommy Farr battled in the main event. Nova prevailed winning a 15 round decision. This was a sizzling battle. Nova had Farr near a knockout in the 14th round when Referee Eddie Josephs started counting as he lay in the rope. However, Farr resumed the fight after the count reach two. Both men were in a state of exhaustion in the last round. Offered here is a scarce original wire photo depicting the two fighters weighing in on the day of the fight.
This is an original Associated Press wire photo with their stamp and a label on the back. Bold, clear image. Clean back and front. Crease in upper left corner. Minor edge wear. 7" x 9."

Size: 7 x 9

Condition: very good