Black Sports magazine was a publication of Johnson Publishing. The magazine was only in production a few years. On the cover are 1968 Olympic Winners Tommie Smith and John Carlo who came in first and second place at the 1968 Mexico Olympics who during the black gave the black power salute which caused a lot of controversy at the time.
Their efforts created a backlash which ended their career and affected them financially unlike other American Olympic winners. This magazine is vintage and out of print. We will accept any reasonable and serious offer. The item "Vintage Black Sports Oct 1968, iconic cover, Tommie Smith & John Carlo" is in sale since Sunday, November 1, 2020.This item is in the category "Collectibles\Cultures & Ethnicities\Black Americana\Magazines". The seller is "loopcone" and is located in Pine Bluff, Arkansas. This item can be shipped to United States, United Kingdom, Canada, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, South africa, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa rica, Panama, Trinidad and tobago, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Antigua and barbuda, Aruba, Belize, Dominica, Grenada, Saint kitts and nevis, Saint lucia, Montserrat, Turks and caicos islands, Barbados, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Brunei darussalam, Bolivia, Ecuador, Egypt, French guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Liechtenstein, Sri lanka, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macao, Martinique, Maldives, Nicaragua, Oman, Peru, Pakistan, Paraguay, Reunion, Viet nam, Uruguay, Ukraine, Cayman islands.