Flying Lord



Photo Title

Flying Lord

Photographer/Creator

Walter Kelleher

Collection

Publisher

New York Daily News

Caption/Description

Tossed from ring by Tony Rocca (left) Lord Leslie Carlton, after clambering back, climbs ropes to launch his attack. Crowd of 14,286 paid $42,311.86 to watch Rocca end His Lordship's 140-bout winning streak with series of flying kicks to the head. Times was 24,23.

Citation

Walter Kelleher, "Flying Lord," in POYi Archive, Item #725, http://archive.poy.org/items/show/725 (accessed July 12, 2020).

Date Added

07.03.2008