Mid-Summer Classic Auction 2013
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For serious boxing fans comes this intriguing dozen of miscellaneous photos from several eras, with half of them signed, including a handsome personalized Near-Mint color photo with bold 9/10 Floyd Patterson autograph. Some of the other signed pieces include (all black and white unless noted) Carmen Basillo (8-by-10 publicity still with personalization), Jimmy Bivins and others, plus unsigned other notable names like Cowboy Art Dula, Irish Middleweight Champion Jim Montgomery and Battling Levinsky (last two are 5-by-7s, there is also one 14-by-11-inch photo. The most fascinating piece of all is a wonderful 1967 first-generation sepia-toned United Press International 8-by-10 Wirephoto with Ernie Terrell mugging it up with Jack Benny, with the former sporting a violin and the latter wearing boxing gloves. Pre-certified by PSA/DNA.