Wednesday, October 3, 2018

Tommy Farr v Joe Louis -- October 3, 2018

Truth, Brisbane, Queensland, 03-October-1937

The Tivoli Theater in Brisbane, Queensland, Australia showed a film of Joe Louis defending his heavyweight title against Tommy Farr, who was born in Wales.  They fought in Yankee Stadium on 30-August-1937.  A little over a month later, the film was in Australia.  Farr put up a good fight, but Louis won on a 15-round decision.

Washington Star, 31-August-1937

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