Honoring the legendary Herman Taylor whose boxing promotions included, among many others, the famous heavyweight fight between Jack Dempsey and Gene Tunney
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Alfredo Escalera defended his super featherweight championship by defeating Tyrone Everett in 1976 in a highly controversial split decision. A rematch was being negotiated when Everett was murdered.
Eugene “Cyclone” Hart vs Stanley “Kitten” Hayward (who earlier in his career was managed by George Katz). The fight lasted one minute – Hayward was knocked out.
Leroy Haynes vs Al Ettore
Gil Turner, who fought for the welterweight title, with his manager George Katz and George’s nephew
Awarded to J. Russell Peltz for the Most Championship Promotions in 1983
George Katz (in center in jacket) with (from left to right) “Toothpick” Brown, Jimmy Washington, Cortez Jackson, Gil Turner, Willie Reddish, Young Willie Reddish, and Sammy Fuller
Worn by Bernie Lemonick, the University of Pennsylvania First Team All–American
Awarded to Al Meltzer in 1984 for Outstanding Sports Reporting
Awarded to Ed and Steve Sabol for Outstanding Editing in a Sports Series