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1939-1941 Play Ball Near, Partial & Starter Set Run

Lot Number 257

Quantity: Bid Starts: 11/01/2019 12:00:00 
Bid Open: 250.00  Bid Ends: 11/15/2019 00:04:50 
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Essential 1939-1941 Play Ball near, partial and starter set run picturing several Hall of Famers prior to the outbreak of World War II. This “pictorial news record of America’s favorite sport” is highlighted by the following:

 

1939 Play Ball starter: (73/161, 15% GD or better, 85% FR or lesser with 65% paper loss/residue, pin/punch holes, tape, trimming and/or writing, one dupe) with #1 Powell (GD), #3 Ruffing (PR, writing), #6 Durocher (PR, writing), #53 Hubbell (trimmed), #55 Vaughan (GD), (2) #82 Klein (both PR, one pin hole, one reverse writing), #94 Manush (GD);

 

1940 Play Ball partial: (170/240, 35% GD or better, 65% FR or lesser with 45% paper loss/residue, pin/punch holes, tape, trimming and/or writing, 27 high numbers) with #6 Gomez (PR, writing), #10 Ruffing (VG), #21 R. Ferrell (GD), #30 Berg (FR, paper loss), #40 Greenberg (PR, writing), #41 Gehringer (PR), #46 Averill (FR, writing), #102 Klein (VG), #105 L. Waner (PR, paper loss), #118 Hoyt (rimmed), #119 Alexander (PR, paper loss), #132 Mack (PR, reverse paper loss), #133 Foxx (PR, reverse paper loss), #153 McKechnie (FR), #158 T. Jackson (FR, tape), #167 Frisch (VG), #171 Heilmann (EX), #176 Manush (PR, paper loss), #177 Baker (PR), #178 Carey (VG), #180 Cochrane (FR, reverse writing), #232 Goslin (GD), #240 Atwood (VG);

 

1941 Play Ball near: (69/72, 55% GD or better, 45% FR or lesser with 35% paper loss/residue, pin holes, tape, trimming and/or writing, plus 2 dupes) with (2) #1 E. Miller (one GD, one FR, writing), #6 Hubbell (PR, reverse writing), #8 Ott (PR, writing), #10 Vaughan (PR), #13 Foxx (PR), #15 Cronin (GD), #18 Greenberg (GD), #19 Gehringer (GD), #20 Ruffing (PR, tape), #60 Klein (FR), #61 V. DiMaggio (PR, reverse paper loss), #63 D. DiMaggio (PR, tear), #64 Doerr (PR, writing), #70 Dickey (PR, pin hole), #72 Gomez (PR, pin hole); Missing: (3 cards) with #14 T. Williams, #54 Reese RC, #71 J. DiMaggio



 
 
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