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1932-1991 Indianapolis 500 Ticket Stubs/Programs/Signed Ephemera Lot of (23)

Lot Number 819

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Racing fans get revved up with this collection of vintage programs, ticket stubs and ephemera. Dating from 1932-1991 are (23) Indy 500 Race related items, including a typed letter signed by Indianapolis Motor Speedway Chairman Anton George, who at the date of the 1991 letter served as President of the organization. Also present are a certificate signed by George; a Rockford Speedway program multi-signed on the back cover (the lone non-Indy item); (3) programs; and (16) 1932-1964 ticket stubs sporting an incredible array of graphics. Cross the finish line in high style with this vintage 20th Century assortment. 


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(16) Indy 500 tickets stubs:

5/30/32 "Rickenbacker era" Reserved Seat with great art-deco style graphics (FR)

(2) 5/30/32 General Admission (VG, GD)

(2) 5/31/37 "Rickenbacker era" (VG, GD)

5/31/48 with Mauri Rose "1947 Winner" photo presents EX+ details with deference to specs of surface loss on the reverse

(2) 5/30/49 Bill Holland win (EX, VG-EX)

5/30/50 with Bill Holland "1949 Winner" photo (FR)

(2) 5/30/51 with Johnnie Parsons "1950 Winner" photo (EX, GD)

5/30/52 with Lee Wallard "1951 Winner" photo (VG-EX)

5/31/54 with Bill Vukovich "1953 Winner" photo (VG)

5/30/56 with Bob Sweikert "1955 Winner" photo (VG)

5/30/63 with Roger Ward "1962 Winner" photo (GD)

5/30/64 with Parnelli Jones "1963 Winner" photo (GD)



(1) Pass:

5/30/64 Indy 500 "Penthouse Return Check" (EX-MT)




(3) Indy 500 programs:

5/30/57 with scorecard insert (VG)

5/30/63 with scorecard (EX) with deference to written driver notations at top of front cover

5/30/64 (VG-EX+)



(3) Signed items:

5/19/91 TLS signed by Anton George ("8-9") on "Indianapolis Motor Speedway Corporation" letterhead (NM)

5/18/91 Certificate in recognition of "Fifty-Five Years of consecutive attendance at the World's Greatest Spectacle in Racing the Indianapolis 500" (NM+) made to "Horace Fetterolf" and signed by Anton George ("9")

8/16/61 Hand-dated Rockford Speedway "110 Offey U.S.A.C. Show" program (VG), signed on the back cover by (7) average ("8-9") with: Don Branson (d.1966), A.J. Foyt, Parnelli Jones, Horace Fetterolf (the original owner of this collection) and (3) others


No authentication for signed items due to time/cost restraints. 

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