Jacobs Sports Magazines: Washington D.C., 1947. Paperback. Good. Item #21-1292
Illus., 7.5 x 5", pict stapled wraps, 128pp (including photos), covers worn, creased and rubbed, spine has tears, page 29-30 torn out (not part of Louis article), contents have light creasing else good. The article covers Joe Louis from childhood to the present days and photos of his bouts with Carnera, Baer, Farr, and Schmeling (a formidable foe). The issue also contains stories on track and field star Stella Walsh, jockey Eddie Arcaro, baseball players Eddie Waitkus, Tex Hughson, photos of Cleveland pitcher Bob Feller, tennis pro Bobby Riggs and much more. Front cover shows Detroit Tigers pitcher Hal Newhouser. Sold as is.