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1932-1956 Washington Redskins Ticket/Stub Lot of (21) with Baugh 6-TD Game

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Delve deep into Washington Redskins history with this collection of (21) vintage tickets/stubs. These gameday souvenirs date from the period 1932-1956, spanning the franchise's first two and a half decades of NFL play. Beginning with a couple of examples from the team's inception as the Boston Braves/Redskins from 1932-1936, these ancient relics have strong emphasis on the Sammy Baugh era of 1937-1952 and conclude with a 1956 example from a game vs Colts rookie QB Johnny Unitas. Through the course, the games represented are marked by venerable stadiums, noteworthy opponents and prolific achievements, including a 6-touchdown game by legendary QB "Slingin' Sammy" Baugh.

 

Featured are:


12/26/32 Boston Braves stub from an exhibition game vs NFL champions the Chicago Bears at historic Dudley Field (Vanderbilt Stadium) the first football arena in the South (VG)


10/1/33 Boston Redskins stub vs NFL champions the Chicago Bears at Soldier Field, has clipped corners that are likely the result of removal from an album, otherwise presents crisp VG-EX detail


Balance are from after relocation to Washington, with:


11/19/39 Stub vs Chicago Cardinals at Soldier Field with 2 TDs by Baugh, presents GD details with deference to tape on the perimeter


10/27/40 Stub vs Detroit Lions at University of Detroit Stadium (GD) due to staple pinholes, otherwise presents much better


10/5/41 Stub from Griffith Stadium vs long defunct NFL team the Brooklyn Dodgers, who ceased play during WWII, presents GD details with deference to tape on the corners


1943 Griffith Stadium empty season ticket book with home game schedule on the back cover, solid and bright with tape on the ends and a small bit of surface loss on the front, otherwise presents as VG+


1943 Griffith Stadium season ticket book front cover only (FR)


9/5/43 Remote site exhibition game full ticket from Baltimore Stadium vs Green Bay Packers, obverse presents solid VG+ detail, reverse is coated with album adhesive residue


9/5/43 Remote site exhibition game stub from Baltimore Stadium vs Green Bay Packers (GD-VG) due to reverse side surface loss at the left edge, otherwise solid


9/12/43 (2) Stubs from remote site exhibition game vs Chicago Bears at Baltimore Stadium, one with reverse side adhesive residue and one with irregularly torn left edge and tape on the ends, otherwise both are bright and present as VG+


11/28/43 Stub from Griffith Stadium vs merged WWII the Philadelphia-Pittsburgh "Steagles" with 2 TDs by Baugh, presents VG-EX details with deference to tape on the edges


10/29/44 Griffith Stadium stub vs WWII merged team Chicago-Pittsburgh "Card-Pitt", presents GD details with tape on the perimeter


9/22/46 (2) Stubs from remote site exhibition game at Baltimore Stadium vs Chicago Bears, one is (GD-VG) and one presents GD-VG detail with deference to a bit of album paper adhered to the reverse


11/23/47 (2) Griffith Stadium stubs vs Chicago Cardinals with 6 TDs by Baugh (GD, FR)


9/17/50 Memorial Stadium stub vs former AAFC franchise the Baltimore Colts in their first game of the team's only NFL season with 3 TDs by Baugh (GD)


12/7/50 Full ticket vs New York Giants at the Polo Grounds with 4 TDs by Eddie Le Baron and 1 rushing TD by Tom Landry, presents EX-MT details with deference to hole punches at the ends


12/23/56 (2) Stubs vs Baltimore Colts at Memorial Stadium with career TD pass #9 by Johnny Unitas (VG, GD)



 
 
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