Document: dbr009 [view transcript]
Handbill for boxing matches at the Strand Theatre, [Albany, Ga., 1927?] July 15
extent:  p.
date: July 15, 1927?
summary: Handbill for boxing matches at the African American Strand Theatre in Albany, Georgia, to take place July 15, [1927?]. The flier advertises matches between Texas Tanner and Cyclone Davis, Fighting Harrison and Jack Blackburn, Kid Scaby and Straigh 8 [sic] Davis, and Bee Jackson and Kid Mitchell. The handbill promises one of the best matches ever seen in Albany.
repository: Middle Georgia Archives
collection: Charles Henry Douglass business records
Page:  [view image]
Colored middleweight champion of the South will defend his title aganist [against]
[Note: An image of Texas Tanner in a boxing stance appears to the left of the text.]
The all star fight card Monday July 15th, 8:30 p.m., promise [promises] to be one of the best colored bouts ever in Albany. All the boys are fast and clever and will show you plenty of ring skill.
SPECIAL RINGSIDE SEATS FOR WHITE PEOPLE 75c [cents]
SPECIAL RINGSIDE SEATS FOR COLORED PEOPLE 75c [cents]
[Note: A drawing of a hand points to the following text.]