WILLIAMS, IKE-ENRIQUE BOLANOS OFFICIAL PROGRAM (1949)
On July 21, 1949 Ike Williams defended his World Lightweight Title against number one contender Enrique Bolanos at Wrigley Field in Los Angeles. The fight was used as a benefit for the Lou Costello Jr. Youth Foundation. Williams stopped Bolanos in four rounds. Presented here is the official program to this event. The program pictures both fighters on the cover. There are additional photos with profiles inside. Numerous photos of Abbott and Costello along with celebrity endorsements, including Bob Hope, Jack Benny and Ronald Reagan, for the Youth Foundation named for the son of Lou Costello who died of drowning on his first birthday. 24 pages. Unscored. Clean inside and out. No rips, tears or writing. No center crease. Light surface wear to cover. Scarce. 9" x 12".