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Boxing Vintage Memorabilia/Ephemera Treasure Chest of (61) with (3) Gene Tunney Autographs

Lot Number 1277

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Fight your way to the top of the bid board for this championship collection of boxing memorabilia and ephemera. This power-packed treasure chest lot of vintage materials is loaded with thrilling souvenirs dating from the 1920s-1990s, including publications, tickets, photos, autographs, advertisements, lobby cards, gloves and more. With names like Louis, Tunney, Tyson, Walcott and Zale figuring in, this exciting group scores a knockout.

 

Featured are:

 

(3) Gene Tunney autographs average (“9”) on vintage publication clippings, auction LOA from JSA

 

(2) 1943 11x14 “Kid Dynamite” film lobby cards (VG-EX, VG) starring the “East Side Kids” with Leo Gorcy and Huntz Hall

 

1953 Joe Louis “Roar of the Crowd” movie herald advertisement poster (EX)

 

1955 Archie Moore vs. Bobo Olson promotional fan for “World’s Light-Heavyweight Championship Fight” (VG)

 

(2) Pair of vintage gloves with: Reach “youth size” in excellent condition with light wear; and Eagle “sparring/training” gloves in average condition with moderate wear

 

(6) 1948-1949 The Ring magazine issues average (GD to VG) with 7/48 Joe Louis/Joe Walcott cover and 4/49 Joe Louis/Jack Dempsey cover

 

1974 Muhammad Ali vs. George Foreman “The Rumble in the Jungle” program (NM+)

 

c.1950 “Jersey” Joe Walcott photo pin with 1-3/4” diameter (VG) reverse side pin absent

 

(8) Tickets/Stubs average (EX) with: (6) 4/6/29 Orange Armory “Joe Byrne Memorial Fund Benefit” amateur boxing tournament full tickets; 6/1/59 Deborah Hospital “Fight for Life” 12th Annual Boxing Bouts full ticket; 6/22/79 Madison Square Garden “Championship Boxing” stub

 

Kellogg’s Pep Tony Zale card (NM)

 

(4) 3/18/91 Mike Tyson vs. “Razor” Ruddock advertisement flyers average (NM)

 

(3) 1941 Balboa Stadium “Boxing” programs average (GD)

 

(15) 1949-1950 Hollywood Legion Stadium programs average (GD to VG, (1) with detached/separated cover) cover photos include John L. Sullivan, Gene Tunney, Billy Conn, Henry Armstrong, Ezzard Charles

 

(2) 1940s The Veteran Boxer magazines (VG, GD)

 

1948 World Championship Lightweight Fight program featuring Ike Williams vs. Jesse Flores (GD-VG)

 

c.1930 Lew Tendler postcard (GD)

 

(9) 5x7 Vintage reprint photos of an undetermined boxer average (NM)



 
 
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