ALBERT "KID" LLOYD - INSCRIBED PICTURE POSTCARD SIGNED - HFSID 143502
Sale Price $324.00
The Australian boxing champ is shown in a dinner jacket in this 3½x5½ photograph
Postcard Photograph inscribed and signed: "Kindest regards/to F. Hingham/From/Albert Lloyd/Australia", B/w 3½x5½. Albert "Kid" Lloyd (1892-1959) won the heavyweight boxing title in his native Australian in 1917, lost it three weeks later, but regained in for two years (1918-1920). In 1921, with fellow Aussies George Cook and Frankie Burns, he spent two years fighting in England and continental Europe (1921-1923). Returning thereafter to Australia, he retired with a career record of 88-33-8, having scored 47 knockouts. After he left the ring Lloyd became a barman at a post Melbourne hotel. Pencil and ink notes (unknown hand) on verso. Ink print on verso. Corners slightly worn. Slightly toned. Otherwise, fine condition.
Following offer submission users will be contacted at their account email address within 48 hours. Our response will be to accept your offer, decline your offer or send you a final counteroffer. All offers can be viewed from within the "Document Offers" area of your HistoryForSale account. Please review the Make Offer Terms prior to making an offer.
If you have not received an offer acceptance or counter-offer email within 24-hours please check your spam/junk email folder.