ROSS, BARNEY-JIMMY MCLARNIN II OFFICIAL PROGRAM (1934)
On September 17, 1934 at the Madison Square Garden Bowl in Long Island City, New York world welterweight champion Barney Ross defended his title against Jimmy McLarnin. Ross had defeated McLarnin 4 months earlier in a very close fight. This time McLarnin reversed fortunes winning a 15 round split decision and the title. Offered here is a very rare original official program for this event. This is an original official program which consists of 60 pages with scorecard and photos and profiles of the fighters. Tight binding. No center crease. Minor fold at lower right corner. No soiling on back cover. Clean inside. Not scored. Minor surface wear. 8 1/2" x 11."