Press Photos



Belts and Baubles
Press Photos

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LewisBrosweb.jpg (53168 bytes)

Billy (far right), Joe Kelly at the bag.  The other young man is unknown but I assume it is one of the Lewis Brothers.


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At the bag



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Both photos show the NY Golden Gloves team visiting what can only be assumed is the NY Daily News.  No date available.
Daily News Photos




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Both photos taken during the 1937 Inter-city Golden Gloves - Chicago



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In training

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NY Golden Gloves Team at the train Station.  No Date available



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1938 Physical for the NY Golden Gloves

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Signing for a match - apparently with a championship belt (in foreground) at stake.  Appears to be with Harry Jeffra.  No date available.



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Looks as though something in The Inquirer is amusing.  Joe Kelly & Billy Speary in front & Art Thomas standing.

Inquirer Photo

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Presentation of gift at a Testimonial in Billy's honor.  Allentown, Pa 1940


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Speary vs Bono

Inquirer Photo

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Speary vs Goldberg

Inquirer Photo

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Photo shows Billy with a few of his belts, medals & trophies



The following are mostly action shots from various fights.  Many have no date, opponents name or location listed.

Unless otherwise noted,  these are  primarily Inquirer Photos.  Some are unmarked.


uk2.jpg (49521 bytes) 3-23-38DN2.jpg (47001 bytes) ggchampionshipweb.jpg (34938 bytes)
dbaction.jpg (33916 bytes) uk4.jpg (58010 bytes)  uk5.jpg (37069 bytes)
uk1.jpg (36992 bytes) inquirer2.jpg (51369 bytes) uk3.jpg (36650 bytes)

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