Jack Dempsey Signed 1977 Stated First Edition Autobiography, “Dempsey.”
Lot 584. Jack Dempsey Signed 1977 Stated First Edition Autobiography, “Dempsey.” ESPN rated Dempsey the 52nd best U.S. athlete of the 20th century, and only Muhammad Ali, Joe Louis, Sugar Ray Robinson and Rocky Marciano were rated better boxers. He held the world heavyweight championship from 1919-26. His signature is mint 9 to gem mint 10 and personalized to “Tim” with “Lots of Luck” on the flyleaf of the book, which is nm-m with an ex-m to nm dust jacket. The book contains 16 pages of photos, including one photo of Dempsey with Babe Ruth. Dempsey died in 1983. Winning Bid $40.