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Jack Dempsey Goes The Limit Poster

Jack Dempsey, American heavy weight boxing champion, has gone the limit in backing the National Thrift Campaign. He is here shown buying a $1000 Treasury Savings Certificate from Mr. J. L. Anderson, Treasury Department representative in St. Louis, Mo.

Subject Boxer Heavy Weight Boxing
Date/Period: January 2, 1920
Demensions: 14 1/2 x 17 1/2"
Publisher: WSS Pictorial News
Provenance: Hill House
Notes & Literature: William Harrison "Jack" Dempsey, nicknamed "Kid Blackie" and "The Manassa Mauler", was an American professional boxer who competed from 1914 to 1927, and reigned as the world heavyweight champion from 1919 to 1926.
Condition Report Very Good Plus

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Jack Dempsey Goes the Limit - Poster 1920

Estimate $400 - $800Jan 04, 2020
Starting Bid $200
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