To my friend, John M. Flynn/ Lots of Luck al/ Jack Dempsey.Illustration by James Montgomery Flagg of the Dempsey-Willard Fight on July 4, 1919. Billed as the "The Manassa Mauler" and the "toughest man ever to come out of the West, ". Met the 6-foot-6, 250-pound heavyweight champion Jess Willard on July 4, 1919, at Toledo, OH.
Dempsey won on a 3rd-round knockout. He lost his title to Gene Tunney on September 23, 1926 in a ten-round decision, after which he retired.
Considered by many to be the greatest fighter of the first half of the 20th century, as indicated by a 1950 Associated Press poll, Dempsey won 60 professional fights, 49 of them by knockout. He lost only 7, 1 by knockout, and fought 7 draws, 5 no-decisions, and 1 no-contest. See more material from these signers. See more listings in our SPORTS (1,524).
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There are no other warranties of any nature either expressed or implied, including but not limited to the warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose. The item "JACK DEMPSEY AUTOGRAPH NOTE ON PICTURE POSTCARD SIGNED" is in sale since Wednesday, August 26, 2020. This item is in the category "Sports Mem, Cards & Fan Shop\Autographs-Original\Boxing\Other Autographed Boxing Items". The seller is "historydirect" and is located in Las Vegas, Nevada. This item can be shipped worldwide.