ZALE, TONY SIGNED WIRE PHOTO (1948-3RD GRAZIANO FIGHT)
On June 10, 1948 at Ruppert Stadium in Newark, New Jersey world middleweight champion Rocky Graziano defended his title against the man he won it from, Tony Zale. Zale dominated and knocked Graziano out in the 3rd round. Graziano was decked for a 3-count in the first round and took a seven-count in the third before the knockout. Offered here is an original wire photo depicting the end of this fight which has been signed by Tony Zale. This is an original ACME wire photo with their stamp on the back. No caption. Boldly signed in ink, "Best wishes to John Fendorick, Always Tony Zale." Bold, clear image. Clean. Creased in lower right corner/ No tears. Minor edge wear. 5 1/2" x 10."