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1950s-Present Philadelphia Multi-Sport Publication & Ephemera Hoard of (250+)

Lot Number 918

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Show some “brotherly love” for this vast hoard of Philadelphia multi-sport publications and ephemera. Dating from the 1950s to present, this large assortment of (250+) items brings together selections from: the Phillies with MLB, minor league and spring training examples; the Warriors and 76ers of the NBA; college and high school basketball and football with Temple and Penn; hockey with the NHL Flyers and the minor league Ramblers; and other local Delaware Valley events including golf, tennis, track, racing and more. Though not a sport, the “Mummers” (who are good sports) are also included as the finishing touch on this representative lifetime collection from the “City of Brotherly Love”. Overall condition is fantastic, with a grade range of (90% EX to NM-MT+, 10% lesser). Highlights are graded below on an individual basis.

 

Featured are:

 

 

Baseball:

 

(37) Phillies MLB regular season game programs with: (7) 1950s average (EX to EX-MT+); (8) 1960s average (VG-EX to EX-MT+); (3) 1970s; (19) 1980s-present

 

(60+) Phillies assorted promotional items with team photos, player photos, calendars, season ticket sales materials, posters, player head paddle fans, unopened Pete Rose “Salute” packets, posters, brochures and (4) “Season in Review” spinal bound guides, booklets, special event tribute programs and more

 

(8) 1978-1992 Phillies Spring Training programs

 

(28) 1980s-1990s Phillies minor league affiliates programs

 

 

Basketball:

 

(13) Philadelphia Warriors NBA programs with: (5) featuring Wilt Chamberlain: 11/4/59 NBA rookie season (EX), 3/24/60 rookie season (FR), 1/2/61 (VG), 1/14/61 (VG), 2/2/61 (EX); (8) 1950s: 11/25/54, 2/25/55, 2/22/56, 4/7/56, 12/6/56, 2/27/58, 3/22/58, 2/21/59

 

(18) Philadelphia 76ers NBA programs with: (11) 1965-1968 featuring Wilt Chamberlain including (3) from 1966-1967 championship season (average EX to NM+) with (1) lesser; (1) pre-Chamberlain: 1/14/65; and (6) post-Chamberlain dating from 1968-1975

 

(3) 76ers yearbooks: 1968-69, 1969-70, 1971-72

 

(1) 76ers media guide: 1992-93

 

(1) 1969 “Dr. Martin Luther King Pro Basketball All-Star Classic” program with Chamberlain, Greer, Monroe, Frazier, Cunningham, Unseld, Bradley and Hawkins (EX-MT)

 

(12) Baltimore Bullets NBA programs with (5) vs 76ers and (1) 1970 Playoffs

 

(11) College assorted programs and brochures with: (1) 1972-73 “Greater Philadelphia Basketball Coach’s Guide” with Chamberlain cover (EX); (3) 1963-1970 Palestra Illustrated; 1969 NIT Special brochure; 1985-86 “Big 5” yearbook; (5) miscellaneous

 

(2) High School programs: 12/27-29/60 Holiday Tournament; 1961 Catholic League playoffs

 

 

Hockey:

 

(3) Philadelphia Flyers NHL programs: (2) inaugural season both (VG-EX): 11/5/67, 12/14/67; (1) 1968: 11/27/68

 

(2) Philadelphia Ramblers minor league programs: 12/16/55, 1/17/58

 

 

Football:

 

(8) College with: (2) University of Pennsylvania: 10/15/49 (VG), 11/8/52 (EX); (4) 1961-1974 Temple; (1) 1954 Drexel; (1) 1967 West Chester

 

(1) High School: 1961 PSD vs Lansdale Catholic

 

 

Multi-Sport/Entertainment:

 

(17) Golf: (5) 1990s Richie Ashburn Celebrity Golf Classic programs; (2) 1990s Chris Short All-Star Golf Classic brochures; (4) 1960s Philadelphia Golf Classic programs; (4) 1969-1973 IVB Golf Classic programs; (1) 1982 McDonald’s Kids’ Classic program; (1) 1999 Bell Atlantic Classic press kit

 

(7) 2008-2018 Philadelphia Sports HOF induction programs

 

(11) 1988-2017 Philadelphia Sportswriters Dinner programs

 

(2) Tennis: 1972 Pennsylvania Lawn Tennis Championships program; 1981 U.S. Open map brochure

 

(16) Miscellaneous programs with: (1) thoroughbred horse racing; (3) harness racing; (2) softball banquet; (3) track & field; (1) boating regatta; (1) dog show; (2) sportsmen’s show; (1) auto show program; (2) Mummers Parade

 

 

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