Publication Lot with 1951 and 1952 World Series Programs 
Lot Number 414
 
Quantity: Bid Starts: 10/01/2007 10:00:00 
Bid Open: 150.00  Bid Ends: 10/18/2007 00:34:10 
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Description

Compiled in this massive multi-sport collection are many key publications, some vintage pins, autographs and memorabilia. Highlights include a 1951 World Series program (GD, Giants version, unscored), 1952 World Series program (VG, unscored), 1949 Fort Pitt Beer metal scoreboard sign (double-sided scoreboard sign in EX condition and measures 23-3/8 x 11 3/8"), large 11x21 1953 Sporting News AL schedule (EX), five off-grade Pittsburgh Pirates yearbooks (1958-60, 1962, 1964), 1963 Yankees yearbook (VG), 1964 Yankees yearbook (GD), 1969 Mets yearbook (VG), 1969 NY Daily News Mets World Champs (VG), 1970 Pirates media Guide (EX) and a 1973 Yankees scorecard and ticket (Munson HR). Other items include a pair of 1950s pins with ribbons and charms for the Pirates and Reds, 1964 Topps Coin #120 Mantle (VG), 1948 Olympic Trails program (NM), (5) signed baseball cards with Smoltz, Haddix, Friend and Face, (4) vintage 1940s sports ads, (3) 1970-71 Life magazines with Ali on cover (EX-MT), 1960s Kessler Sports Trivia Challenge fully intact display (EX-MT), the DiMaggio Albums (in sleeve, EX-MT) and an old reproduction of the agreement between the Red Sox and Yankees to trade Babe Ruth. The remaining items include mostly unsigned photographs and modern yearbooks, programs and guides for the Pirates and four minor league baseballs. This is a unique collection with some very interesting items; a thorough review at our Silver Spring location is encouraged. 
 
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