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    Rocky Marciano Signed Photograph "The Brockton Blockbuster" Rocky Marciano was born on September 1, 1923 in Brockton, Mass. On September 23, 1952 he won the World Heavyweight Title from Jersey Joe Walcott with a come from behind 13th round knockout. He retired as the only undefeated heavyweight champion on April 27, 1956 with a final record of 49-0 with 43 KO's. Presented here is a signed photograph of Rocky, inscribed to Floyd Stevens, who was the commissioner of the Michigan Athletic Commission in the 1940s and 1950s. Marciano has boldly signed this 8" x 10" photo in blue ink with the following description, "Floyd Stevens, Best to my Friend Rocky Marciano." There are light surface creases in the corners and along the edges, otherwise the photograph is in excellent condition. LOA from Craig Hamilton/ JO Sports with additional LOAs from James Spence & Steve Grad/PSA DNA and Mike Gutierrez/MGA.

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    September, 2004
    10th-11th Friday-Saturday
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