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1939-1957 Multi-Sport Publication Collection of (55) with 1949 Dell Sports Illustrated Complete Run

Lot Number 916

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Sixty to eighty years is a long time in the life of a sports magazine and finding decent examples of that age is quite a chore. Finding consecutive runs that old is exponentially tougher. Free yourself from the drudgery of a one by one search by claiming this bundle of (55) multi-sport publications dating from the period 1939-1957. This group of senior citizen editions is mainly comprised of various short runs of popular titles, along with a handful of miscellaneous types. Featured are:

 

 

Short Runs:

 

1949 Dell Sports Illustrated complete run of (5) with: February with Ralph Beard basketball cover, presents VG+ details with deference to the back cover being detached but included (GD-VG) with small tape repairs; March with Marcel Cerdan boxing cover (FR) with full tape repair on spine; April with Lou Boudreau baseball cover; May with Joe DiMaggio baseball cover (FR) with full tape repair on spine; and June with Rex Barney baseball cover (GD)

 

1946-1950 College Football Illustrated consecutive annual of (5) average (VG to VG-EX) with: 1946, 1947, 1948, 1949, 1950

 

1944-1948 Pro Football Illustrated consecutive annual run of (5) with: 1944 with 3” tear (GD), 1945 (VG), 1946 with major spine split and 4” tear (FR), 1947 (VG), 1948 (VG)

 

1940-1955 Street & Smith’s Football Yearbook consecutive annual run of (16) average (VG to EX+) with: 1940, 1941, 1942, 1943, 1944, 1945, 1946, 1947, 1948, 1949, 1950, 1951, 1952, 1953, 1954, 1955; plus (1) duplicate with: 1948 (VG)

 

1948-1951 Dell Sports Album consecutive issue run of (9) with: #2, #3, #4, #5, #6, #7, #8, #9, #10: plus (3) duplicate issues average (VG to VG-EX) with: #3, #6, #10

 

 

Miscellaneous:

 

(2) The Wind-Up baseball annual with: 1939 (EX-MT+), 1940 (EX)

 

(2) Pro Football annual with: 1956 (VG), 1957 (GD)

 

(4) Sport Life with: 2/50 (FR), 1/51 (VG-EX+), 9/51 (GD), 12/54 (VG+)

 

(1) Sports Stars with: Winter 1950-1951 (GD)

 

(1) Street & Smith’s Sports Winter Review with: Winter 1950-1951 (GD)

 

(1) Sports World with: 9/49 (EX-MT)



 
 
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