Jack Dempsey and Joe Louis were intertwined for decades as not only two of the greatest heavyweight champions in history, but a favorite subject of debate as to who would have beaten whom. Dempsey, the champion from 1919-26, had the more explosive career while Louis the more distinguished one when he reigned from 1937-49. Dempsey vs. Louis stood out above the rest until Ali came along and joined the conversation.
Presented is a baseball autographed by both boxing greats, Joe Louis and Jack Dempsey. Both signed it on a side panel in blue pen.
Full LOA from JSA.