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Catalog Number 10645-3730
Title Clipping, Newspaper; Alfred Smith Barnes; Offset Lithograph; Pictorial History of American Sports
Object Name Clipping, Newspaper
Description Newspaper clipping from the San Francisco Sunday Chronicle dated September 20, 1959. A single sheet, Page 22 and 2, folded. The clipping features image of two female boxers boxing in white tank tops, black pants, low heeled black shoes, and white boxing gloves. The woman on the right, a brunette, is punching the woman on the right, a blonde, in the face. Men are watching from the sidelines. The image is credited to A.S. Barnes Co. on the lower right of the image. A headline follows the illustration about "The Fearless Spectator" reviving the "Era of Elegance" mentioning the Women's Boxing Champion, Alice (the brunette) and that a series is to follow starting Monday, September 21st. The illustration and headline is framed with a black border.
Date 09/20/1959
Material Groundwood Pulp Paper, Ink, Tape
Medium Offset Lithograph
Artist A. S. Barnes Company
Made Chronicle Publishing Company
Place of Origin USA: California, San Francisco
Height (in) 13.188
Width (in) 14.688
Other Name Clipping, Newspaper
Credit line John P. Falter, Lafayette Hill, Pennsylvania
Collection Falter, John P. Collection