Unbelievable Cassius Clay & Muhammad Ali On-Site Programs w/Rarities (75) – Some Signed
Here's a fine offering of on-site programs spanning the lustrous career of the man known as The Greatest. ON-SITE: 1962 Clay vs. Lavorante, vs. Moore. 1963: Clay vs. Jones, vs. Cooper I. 1964: Clay vs. Liston I. 1965: Ali vs. Liston II, Clay vs. Patterson (Patterson signed). 1966: Ali vs. Chuvalo, vs. Cooper II, vs. London, vs. Mildenberger, vs. Williams. 1967: Ali vs. Terrell, vs. Folley. 1970: Ali vs. Quarry I, vs. Bonavena. 1971: Ali vs. Frazier I, vs. Ellis, vs. Mathis, vs. Blin. 1972: Ali vs. Foster, vs. Chuvalo II, vs. Quarry II, vs. Lewis (Ali signed), vs. Patterson II (Ali signed). 1973: Ali vs. Bugner I, vs. Norton I & II. 1974: Ali vs. Frazier II, vs. Foreman. 1975: Ali vs. Wepner, vs. Bugner II, vs. Frazier III, and vs. Sounkalo. 1976: Ali vs. Coopman, vs. Young, vs. Dunn, vs. Inoki, vs. Norton III. 1977: Ali vs. Shavers. 1978: Ali vs. Spinks I, vs. Spinks II. 1980: two Ali vs. Holmes (regular and 56-pg versions), 1981 Ali vs. Berbick. GOLDEN GLOVES: March 5 1958 Finals, March 11 1959 Finals, March 25 Intercity Bouts. EXHIBITION: 1979 Ali in Denmark, 1979 Ali in London, 1979 Ali in UK, 1965 Ali in Paisley exhibition, 1979 Ali in New Zealand, 1971 Ali in London, 1965 Ali in Sweden. CLOSED CIRCUIT: Liston I, Frazier II, Frazier III (2), Foster (2), Bugner II (2), Dunn, Spinks II, Terrell. PLUS, 1977 Ali vs. Evangelista one-sheet program. Overall EX-MT condition.
Addendum: Included, but not mentioned, is an important 1960 Rome Olympic Cassius Clay program, (2) Ali v. Foreman souvenir programs, 1991 dinner program, Ali 50th birthday program and (2) Ali v. Frazier I souvenir programs. Also the Ali vs. Patterson II signed program was mistaken for the Ali v. Mathis closed circuit program due to identical covers. Many of the important programs are VG and the Lavorante example has a detached cover with one page having a cutout. One other has a missing page. This lot ranges from Good to NRMT.