Rex layne & jersey joe walcott original 1950 madison square garden boxing photo
ITEM: This is a vintage and original United Press Associations photograph dated 24 November 1950 that captures a dramatic moment in the fight between Rex Layne and Jersey Joe Walcott. The two heavyweight boxers duked it out at the Madison Square Garden in New York City with Layne claiming the victory. The press snipe reads: NEW YORK: Fighting with a bloody left eye, Rex Layne (right) lets fly a wild right cross which misses Jersey Joe Walcott during the 10 round bout at Madison Square Garden, Nov. 24. The heavyweight from Utah upset the oddmakers by beating Walcott in the decision. Photograph measures 9" x 7" on a glossy, single weight paper stock with paper caption and ink stamp on verso. Guaranteed to be 100% vintage and original from Grapefruit Moon Gallery.
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