PATTERSON, FLOYD-WILLIE TROY ORIGINAL PHOTO (1955)
On January 7, 1955 at Madison Square Garden in New York future world heavyweight champion Floyd Patterson fought Willie Troy in the main event. Patterson stopped Troy in the 5th round. Offered here is an original, first generation photograph depicting Patterson landing a powerful right hand on Troy's jaw. This is an original, first generation photograph. Bold, clear image. Minor spotting on right white border. Paper clip compression at top border. Minor edge and corner wear. Not creased or torn. 8" x 10." Exceptional image.