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Lou Ambers Misses Henry Armstrong

Lou Ambers Misses Henry Armstrong

Original caption: 8/22/1939-New York, NY- At Yankee Stadium, New York, Lou Ambers of Herkimer, NY (right) misses with a right as Henry Armstrong of California goes up on his toes against the ropes in the 15-round title bout. By taking the decision Ambers became the first man to regain his title from a champion. The bout was for the lightweight crown. Image donated by: © Bettmann/CORBIS Date Photographed: August 22, 1939 Location Information: New York, New York, USA

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