Benny Leonard Vintage Original Press Photo – 1931

$75.00

Benny Leonard Vintage Original Press Photo – 1931 – Benny in Stillman’s Gym Ends Retirement!

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Benny Leonard Vintage Original Press Photo – 1931 – Benny Leonard was born on April 7, 1896 in New York City, New York. He won the World Lightweight Title on May 28, 1917 from Freddie Welsh. He retired for good after losing to Jimmy McLarnin on October 7, 1932 with a final record of 180-21-6 with 6 no decisions and 69 KO’s.  On offer is this original press photo from 1931 picturing Benny Leonard in the ring at Stillman’s Gym in NYC. Excellent condition, measures 8″ x 6″, crystal clear image, with caption & stamp verso.