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    1930's-1950's Vintage Joe Louis Pin Backs/Button Trio (3). To declare that Joe Louis wasn't one of the greatest of his era would lead one to believe you just took a punch to the head by the great "Brown Bomber." His undeniable talents and personal fortitude elevated him above the unsavory underbelly of the sport. His status afforded him the privilege of being the marquee name for product endorsements, promotions and numerous collectibles. Here we offer three scarce vintage pin backs, all featuring the man Ring Magazine ranked #1 on the list of the 100 Greatest Punchers of all Time. Includes: 1) 1940 "Joe and I Want Willkie" 1-1/4" pin back, presents excellent; 2) Late-1930's or 1940's "World's Heavyweight Champion, Joe Louis" 1-1/4" pin back; paper fragment from price sticker on back. Presents excellent' 3) 1950's or 1960's "Joe Louis Milk Co." multi-color 2-1/2" button. Presents near mint to mint.

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    October, 2009
    1st-2nd Thursday-Friday
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