Visually impressive 1912 T202 Hassan Triple Folders near set of (88/132) cards featuring a multitude of Hall of Famers and stars. These black-and-red text panels showcase a dizzying array of pre-war talent with either color splashed end players or the central black-and-white action poses. The overall condition breakdown is as follows: 17% (VG or better), 31% (GD), 26% (FR) and 26% (PR) with nearly 25% displaying paper loss/residue, tape, trimming or writing.
Highlights include: Archer/Evers Makes a Safe Slide/Evers (PR), Barry/Chase Safe at Third/Bender (GD), Bender/Chief Bender Waiting for a Good One/I. Thomas (FR), Bresnahan/Caught Asleep of First/Harmon (GD), M. Brown/The Athletic Infield/Graham (FR, writing), Byrne/Collins Easily Safe/Clarke (GD), Chance/Chance Beats Out a Hit (trimmed), E. Collins/Baker Gets His Man/Baker (FR, reverse writing), E. Collins/E. Collins Easily Safe/Baker (PR), Dahlen/Wheat Strikes Out/Wheat (FR, reverse residue), Evans/Sullivan Puts Up a High One/Huggins (PR, reverse writing), Gibson/Chase Dives Into First/Clarke (VG), Kling/Lobert Almost Caught/C. Young (VG), Knight/Knight Catches a Runner/W. Johnson (PR), Lennox/Harry Lord at Third/Tinker (PR), Marquard/Too Late for Devlin/Meyers (PR, reverse residue), McBride/Schaefer Steals Second/Griffith (GD), McGraw/Just Before the Battle/Jennings(GD), Meyers/Devlin Gets His Man/Mathewson (FR), Meyers/Just Before the Battle/Mathewson (PR, paper loss and slight tear), J. Miller/Speaker Almost Caught/Clarke (FR), Moriarty/Ty Cobb Steals Third/Cobb (PR), Shean/Chance Beats Out a Hit/Chance (VG), Stovall/Ty Cobb Steals Third/Austin (GD), Tannehill/Lord Catches His Man (possible Joe Jackson?)/Lord (PR, reverse paper loss), Wallace/A Close Play at the Home Plate/LaPorte (GD) and Walsh/Close at Plate/Payne (FR, reverse stamp).
Missing: (44 cards) with #2 Pelty/A Close Play at the Home Plate/Wallace, #3 Cobb/A Desperate Slide for Third/O’Leary, 7, #9 W. Johnson/Birmingham Gets to Third/Street, 10, #14 Bresnahan/Catching Him Napping/Oakes, #22 Clarke/Chase Dives Into Third/Gibson, 26, #27 Clarke/Chase Guarding First/Gibson, 29, #36 Speaker/Close at Third-Speaker/Wood, #44 Devlin (Giants)/Devlin Gets His Man/Mathewson, #45 Devlin (Rustlers)/Devlin Gets His Man/Mathewson, #46 Fletcher/Devlin Get His Man/Mathewson, 49, 51, 55, #59 Engle/Engle In a Close Play/Speaker, #61 Chance/Evers Makes a Safe Slide/Evers, #62 Archer/Evers Makes a Safe Slide/Overall, #63 Archer/Evers Makes a Safe Slide/Reulbach, #64 Chance/Evers Makes a Safe Slide/Tinker, #65 Cobb/Fast Work at Third/O’Leary, #68 Cobb/Good Play at Third/Moriarty, 69, 70, 75, #79 Bresnahan/Just Before the Battle/McGraw, #80 Crandall/Just Before the Battle/Meyers, #82 Fletcher/Just Before the Battle/Mathewson, #83 Marquard/Just Before the Battle/Meyers, #86 Murray/Just Before the Battle/Snodgrass, #87 Meyers/Just Before the Battle/Wiltse, 102, #106 Speaker/Speaker Rounding Third/Wood, #107 Engle/Speaker Scores/Speaker, 112, #115 Baker/The Athletic Infield/Barry, 119, 122, 123, #125 Devlin (Giants)/Too Late for Devlin/Mathewson, #126 Devlin (Rustlers)/Too Late for Devlin/Mathewson and #129 Cobb/Ty Cobb Steals Third/Jennings.