Title: Jack Dempsey and Hal Sherman

Description: Heavyweight boxer Jack Dempsey spanking comic actor Hal Sherman over his knee at the Hotel President. Sherman's wife is standing next to them holding an oversize boxing glove.

Date: November 18, 1931

Photographer: Unknown

Notes: Sherman and his wife were in Kansas City to perform at the Mainstreet Theater. Dempsey and Sherman were friends in New York.

Item Type: Glass negative, b/w, 4 x 5 in.

Collection: Zeldin Collection of Journal-Post Glass Negatives (P29)
See finding aid: http://localhistory.kclibrary.org/u?/Local,36855

Location: P29, Box 10, Folder 29, #2 (print)

Subject: Boxers (Sports); Spanking;

Local Subject: Dempsey, Jack; Hotel President; Sherman, Hal

Digital Format: Print made from negative; scanned as 600 dpi JPEG and imported as JPEG2000 in CONTENTdm software.

Barcode: 10015675

Repository: Missouri Valley Special Collections, Kansas City Public Library, Kansas City, Missouri

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