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1938 R69 Gum Inc. "Horrors of War" Lot of (59) Cards

Lot Number 1226

Quantity: Bid Starts: 07/26/2019 12:00:00 
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Trading cards generals plan your attack for this 1938 R69 Gum Inc. "Horrors of War" lot of (59) cards. Gruesome, gory, fascinating, intriguing, however you choose to describe it, this controversial series is one of the most important sets in the non-sport trading card hobby. Disturbing but artistic portrayals and equally grizzly text are unflinching in their depiction of the bloody wartime atrocities and ravages that shook the continents of Europe, Asia and Africa during the 1930s. These timely cards were masterfully marketed to an audience that was captivated by ongoing events in 1938 and have remained a major collecting staple ever since.

 

This generally pleasing group of (59) mostly different cards ranges as (50% EX to EX-MT, 35% VG to VG-EX, 15% lesser). Featured card numbers are: 45, 52, 60, 63, (2) 69, (2) 80, 90, 91, 93, 94, 95, 96, 97, 98, 102, 104, 105, 106, 108, 110, 112, 114, (2) 115 "Barcelona Intersection", 116, 117, 118, 122, 128, 134, 141, 167, 179, 180, 181, (2) 182, 183, (2) 184, 185, (2) 186, 187, 188, 190, 203, (3) 215, 217, 222, 224, 225, 226, 227 and 229. 
 



 
 
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