Jersey Joe Walcott was born on January 31, 1914 in Merchantville, N.J. He won the World Heavyweight Title from Ezzard Charles on July 18, 1951. He retired after being knocked out by Rocky Marciano for the Heavyweight Title on May 15, 1953. His final record was 50-18-1 with 30 KO's. Presented here is his 1951 Topps Ringside which he has boldly signed.
The card is the 1951 Topps Ringside #6 in the set. It has been boldly signed in pen, "Jersey Joe Walcott." No creases. Minor edge and corner wear. There is a spot on reverse which looks like it is from adhesive where the card may have been put in an album. Clean. 2" x 3".