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1900s-1950s Philadelphia Baseball Player Premium and Supplement Lot of (53)

Lot Number 872

Quantity: Bid Starts: 07/22/2022 12:00:00 
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Dig deep into the past of Philadelphia baseball, with this 1900s-1950s premium and supplement lot of (53). While most of this pre-expansion era collection focuses on the "Fightin' Phils", a small number depict their AL counterparts, the A's. Starting in the "Dead Ball" days, this grab bag assortment finishes off with a majority group of "Whiz Kids" pin-up photos, and there are also several Hall of Famers in the mix, that never played in Philly. 


Featured are:


1900s-1910s M128 Police Gazette supplements (4) average (GD to VG) unless noted: Roy Thomas (2) both adhered to backers, Stan Covaleski with backer, Sherry Magee (PR) without backer;


1910s Police Gazette magazine pages (3) average (GD to VG) with Gavvy Gravath, Wilbert Robinson and John McGraw;


1910s Puck magazine page (VG) with Grover Alexander and Joe Tinker;


1923 Rotogravure book page (FR) with Cy Williams and Rogers Hornsby;


1936 R311 Goudey Premiums Bill Terry (GD-VG);


1939 R303-B Goudey Premiums (2): "Pinky" Higgins (FR) due to clipped corner, Rudy York (GD);


1948 Philadelphia Bulletin Phillies stand-ups (2): Granny Hamner (VG-EX), Dick Sisler (VG);


1950 Philadelphia Bulletin pin-ups with the "Whiz Kids" players (39) with: (18) neatly trimmed and mounted on both sides of album pages: Rich Ashburn, Eddie Waitkus, Robin Roberts, Curt Simmons, Dick Sisler, Del Ennis, "Puddin' Head" Jones, Granny Hamner, Andy Seminick, Mike Goliat, Bill Nicholson, Jim Konstanty, "Putsy" Caballero, Stan Lopata, Bob Miller, Russ Myer, Ken Johnson, Ken Heintzelman; (21) irregularly trimmed and not mounted: Jim Konstanty (2), Bill Nicholson, Robin Roberts, Stan Hollmig, Ken Heintzelman, "Putsy" Caballero, Stan Lopata, Bob Miller, Dick Whitman, Andy Seminick, Ken Johnson, Curt Johnson, Mike Goliat, Russ Meyer, Willie Jones, Del Ennis, Richie Ashburn, Dick Sisler, Gran Hamner, and Eddie Waitkus.

 



 
 
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