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1944-1979 Sports Comic Book Lot of (8) with Johnny Unitas & Bob Feller Signed Issues

Lot Number 1982

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Real life athletes make comic book appearances with this 1944-1979 lot of (8). For the price of small change, readers got thrilling period views of major sports competitors and the residual effect is a group of classic collectibles. In the form of a nice bonus, (1) comic is signed by Johnny Unitas, and (2) are signed by Bob Feller. Auction LOA from JSA for the autographs.

Featured are:

4/44 Street & Smith True Sport Picture Stories Vol.2, #6 with Dixie Walker cover illustration (VG);

6-7/46 Sport Stars Inc. Sport Stars #3 with Joe DiMaggio cover photo (VG-FN);

Fall-Winter/51 Ziff-Davis Football Thrills Vol. 1, #1 with Red Grange cover illustration (VG);

Late Summer/51 Ziff-Davis Baseball Thrills Vol. 1, #2 with Bob Feller cover illustration (VG+) signed by Feller at top left ("9");

Summer/52 Ziff-Davis Baseball Thrills #3 with Bob Feller cover illustration and Joe DiMaggio feature (VG, moisture staining) signed by Feller at left ("8-9", minor ink migration);

1953 Alemite Baseball News with generic cover illustration (GD-VG);

Fall-Winter/69-70 Charlton Professional Football Vol.1, #1 with Johnny Unitas/Gale Sayers/Fran Tarkenton/Bob Hayes cover illustrations (VG+) signed by Unitas below the title ("9-10");

4/79 Stadium Comics The All-Star Story of the Dodgers with Sandy Koufax/Jackie Robinson/Roy Campanella cover illustrations (FN+). 


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