Eric Boon, British boxer, 1938.
© NMeM / Daily Herald Archive / Science & Society Picture Library
A photograph of boxer Eric Boon after winning the British lightweight championship, taken by Saidman for the Daily Herald newspaper on 15 December, 1938. Boon knocked out Dave Crowley, the holder, in the 13th round. This photograph has been selected from the Daily Herald Archive, a collection of over three million photographs. The archive holds work of international, national and local importance by both staff and agency photographers.