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Max Schmeling in Hospital after

Max Schmeling in Hospital after First Round defeat by Louis._x000D_
Following his defeat by Joe Louis in the first round of their World Title match in New York, Max Schmeling, the German heavyweight, was taken to hospital with a back injury._x000D_
It was alleged that the injury was caused by a foul blow, but was later denied._x000D_
Photo shows, Max Schmeling resting in bed in the New York Polyclinic hospital._x000D_
3 July 1938