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MOORE, Archie (1916-1998) was an American professional boxer and the longest reigning World Light Heavyweight Champion of all time (December 1952 – May 1962). He had one of the longest professional careers in the history of the sport. Nicknamed "The Mongoose", and then "The Old Mongoose" in the latter half of his career, Moore holds the record for the most career knockouts (131) in boxing history. Autograph Letter Signed “Arch Moore” on colorful letter head promoting a Moore Title Fight 1957, 8-1/2” x 14,” VG. Somewhat cryptic, in large part, “Mr. Simmons is to be complimened for such an article ... a modern day solution ... the task was not Herculean even in 600 BC for was not the stables flooded. Why could not Mr. Putnam imitate Daedalus and attempt to fly to the sun - with wings of wax. ... Why should he want to drop Pres. Kennedy’s name? What with all the trouble ahead?”
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Minimum Bid: $100.00
Final prices include buyers premium.: $121.00
Estimate: $200 - $300
Auction closed on Thursday, September 7, 2017.

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