In a thrilling departure from caped crusaders, rowdy teenagers, squinty-eyed sailors and the like, Fawcett rolled out a line of real life sports figure comics circa 1950. Catch up on the long ago adventures of some famous sportsters with this 1950-1952 Fawcett sports comic book lot of (10). Adorned with real photo covers, these Gold Age issues score for both their famous subjects and their overall attractive condition quality, plus (3) are signed by baseball Hall of Famers. Auction LOA from JSA for the autographs.
1950 Joe Louis Champion of Champions (VG) with deference to a name written at top on the front cover;
1950 Ralph Kiner Home Run King (VG-) signed by Kiner ("10");
1950 Roy Campanella Baseball Hero (VG) with small pencil notation;
1950 Larry Doby Baseball Hero (VG+);
1950 Don Newcombe Baseball Hero (VG) with "Sample" stamp on the front, and a pen mark on the back;
1951 Yogi Berra Baseball Hero (VG-FN) signed by Berra ("9") with slight ink migration;
1951 Phil Rizzuto Baseball Hero (VG) signed by Rizzuto ("8") with moderate ink migration;
1951 Eddie Stanky Baseball Hero (FN) with stamped arrival date;
1952 Thrilling True Story of the Baseball Yankees with DiMaggio, Stengel, Reynolds, Bauer, Berra and Mantle pictured on the front, and team photo on the back (FN-);
1952 Thrilling True Story of the Baseball Giants with Durocher, Dark, Irvin, Maglie, Lockman, Stanky, Mays and Thomson pictured on the front, and team photo on the back (FN-VF).