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1940s-1950s Exhibit Card Baseball & Boxing Lot of (77) with Complete Boxing Set

Lot Number 879

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To paraphrase the late, great Chuck Berry, back in the day "you could drop a coin right into the slot and be bound to get something really hot". Recall the days when vending machines spat out cardboard classics from the Exhibit Supply Company with this baseball and boxing card lot of (77). These ancient relics date from the 1940s-1950s and boast some of the top stars of the day, along with many fan favorites. Featured are:


Boxing complete set of (32), this pleasing set is bright, clean, solid and glossy throughout with a condition range of (EX to NM). Highlights include: Rocky Marciano (EX), Ezzard Charles (EX-MT), Kid Gavilan (NM), Floyd Patterson (EX-MT), Roland La Starza (EX-MT), Archie Moore (EX+) and Yoshio Shirai (EX+).

 


Baseball (45) cards with:


(6) HOFers: Ted Williams (PR), Roy Campanella (VG+), Pee Wee Reese (GD), Hal Newhouser (GD), Enos Slaughter (GD), Luke Appling (PR)


(7) Cards average (VG-EX): Gene Beardin, Grady Hatton, Peanuts Lowrey, Minnie Minoso, Don Newcombe, Preacher Rowe, Bobby Thompson


(4) Cards average (VG): Chico Carrasquel, Hank Majeski, Emil Verban, Mickey Vernon


(4) Cards average (GD): Ewell Blackwell "pitching pose", Dick Fowler, Jim Konstanty, Vern Stephens


(4) Cards average (FR): Tom Henrich, Orval Grove, Ron Northy, Eddie Waitkus


(20) Cards average (PR-FR) due to pinholes: Red Barrett, Hank Borowy, Ewell Blackwell "portrait", Ewell Blackwell "pitching, George Case, Walker Cooper, John Dobson, Al Dark, Dom DiMaggio, Walt Dropo, Tommy Holmes, Ken Keltner, Barney McCaskey, Dave Philley, Stanley Spence, Eddie Stanky, Snuffy Stirnweiss, Paul Trout, Mickey Vernon, Dixie Walker
 



 
 
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