We love this The Veteran Boxer magazine cover about the sweet science of boxing with the headline “Harlem Tommy Murphy” Vs “Abe Attell” In Memorable 20 Round Draw On August 3 1912 At San Francisco Cal.
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The text on the cover reads:
Harlem Tommy Murphy and Abe Attell
In Memorable 20 Round Draw
On August 3 1912 At San Francisco Cal.
This Spectacle Regarded In The Laurels Of Ring History
As The Most Vicious And Bloodiest Of All
Great Ring Encounters
Each Boy Unmindful Of His Predicament Could Only See
The Damaging Results He Was inflicting On His Opponent
Jack Welsh Who Always Favored A Champion Was Referee!
Murphy’s long career lasted from 1903 to 1919. He compiled a final record of 85 wins, 31 losses, and 26 draws.
The magazine cover is a great collectible for the serious Harlem boxing fan and historian.
Price: $ 39.90