TOWEEL, WILLIE-ROBERT COHEN OFFICIAL PROGRAM (1955)
JO Sports Inc.
HISTORY: On September 3, 1955 at Rand Stadium in Johannesburg, South Africa Willie Toweel and Robert Cohen fought for the world bantamweight title. After 15 rounds the fight was declared a draw. Toweel was floored four times in this bout--he was knocked down three times in the second round, twice for counts of three, and once for a no count. Toweel was floored once more for a short count in the tenth round. Offered here is a rare, original, official program to this event.
FULL DESCRIPTION: This is an original, official program which pictures both fighters on the cover. Tight binding. Small crease at upper left corner. No tears. Clean inside and out. Not scored or written on. 28 pages complete including covers. 8 1/2" x 11."