Document comparing Clay and Liston's knock-out percentages

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Distributed by
Dundee-MacDonald Enterprises, Inc., American, founded 1963
Subject of
Ali, Muhammad, American, 1942 - 2016
Liston, Sonny, American, 1928 - 1970
Dundee's 5th St. Gym, American, 1950 - 1983
Medium
ink on paper
Dimensions
H x W: 14 x 8 1/2 in. (35.6 x 21.6 cm)
Type
documents
press kits
Place depicted
Miami Beach, Miami-Dade County, Florida, United States, North and Central America
Date
February 1964
Description
This typewritten document comparing Cassius Clay and Sonny Liston’s knock-out percentages is part of the press kit for the 1964 Liston vs. Clay World Heavyweight Championship fight put together by Dundee-MacDonald Enterprises, Inc. Below the "LISTON vs. CLAY" header, the title text reads, "Clay's Knockout Record Outshines Liston's .789 to .520."
Transcription Center Status
Transcribed by digital volunteers
Topic
African American
Athletes
Boxing
Mass media
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift from the Dwaine Simpson 5th St. Gym Museum Collection
Object number
2011.56.3.2
Restrictions & Rights
Public Domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification
Documents and Published Materials
Memorabilia and Ephemera
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture

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