Sunday, June 29, 2008

Prize Fighter

This is a photograph of John Sullivan, a prize fighter of the late 1800's. He was one of the last heavyweight champions of bare-knuckle boxing. This photo was taken in 1898.

3 comments:

  1. Be still, my heart! Opal

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  2. Opal, Look away dear, look away quickly!

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  3. Opal . . . he is no good for you. Find a nice store keeper, or chimney sweep. Stay away from the bare-knuckle prize fighters!

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