Title: Men Seated at a Table with Boxer Jack Dempsey

Description: Group of four men seated at a table eating. From left, Jerry "The Greek" Luvadis, boxing trainer; Capt. William H. Meyers of the Westport police station; Jack Dempsey, heavyweight boxer; and Solly Katz, in charge of ticket sales for the Kansas City Convention Hall. Dempsey was in Kansas City for a November 18, 1931 exhibition fight at the Convention Hall.

Date: November 14, 1931

Photographer: Unknown

Notes: The photograph was published in the November 14, 1931 Kansas City Journal-Post newspaper.

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 18, Folder 29, #3 (print)

Subject: Eating & drinking; Dining tables; Boxers (Sports);

Local Subject: Dempsey, Jack; Luvadis, Jerry (The Greek)

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

Barcode: 10015676

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

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