On August 7, 1959 at Madison Square Garden in New York welterweights Gaspar Ortega and Benny "Kid" Paret fought in a featured bout. Ortega prevailed winning a close, split ten round decision. Offered here is an original wire photo which depicts late round action. This is an original Associated Press wire photo with full caption on the back. Bold, clear image. Clean. No tears. Creased in lower left and upper left corners. Minor corner wear. 7" x 9."