Regular price $135.00

Willie Ritchie was born on February 13, 1891 in San Francisco, California. He won the World Lightweight Title on November 28, 1912 from Ad Wolgast. He retired after a bout with Dick Hoppe on August 29 1927 with a final record of 49-11-15 with 9 KO's. Presented here is a signed photograph of Willie Ritchie.
Willie Ritchie has boldly signed this 8" x 9 3/4" photo in blue ink. The photo is from a dinner celebrating his 32nd wedding anniversary. The photo is inscribed, "To Michael Laporta Cordially Willie Ritchie with Mrs Ritchie celebrating 32nd wedding anniversary at dinner given us by my son Geary Steffen Jr and Mrs Geary Steffen nee (Jane Powell) Marcy 3, 1951 Lost Angeles, Cal." The corners are slightly soft and there is some wear on the photo. Clean signature.

Size: 8 x 9 3/4

Condition: excellent