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JOE BECKETT V GEORGES CARPENTIER 1919 (HEAVYWEIGHT CHAMPIONSHIP OF EUROPE) BOXING PROGRAMME

JOE BECKETT V GEORGES CARPENTIER 1919 (HEAVYWEIGHT CHAMPIONSHIP OF EUROPE) BOXING PROGRAMME
JOE BECKETT V GEORGES CARPENTIER 1919 (HEAVYWEIGHT CHAMPIONSHIP OF EUROPE) BOXING PROGRAMME

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Official souvenir program for the Heavyweight Championship of Europe fight between British champ Joe Beckett and Champion of Europe, Georges Carpentier, at Holborn Stadium, London, on December 4 1919. The Frenchman successfully defended his title for the third time in a bruising contest.

Original printed wrappers, staples rusty leaving some very small stains, nothing serious. A very good copy of this scarce and early programme.

Date
1919

£240.00 (Code: 4684)

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