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Baseball Ephemera Collection - With (2) Vintage Calendars

Lot Number 926

Quantity: Bid Starts: 09/13/2009 16:00:00 
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The attractive collection of display pieces and publications will turn any den into a baseball shrine. Includes: Vintage Ad Displays: (3) including a 1950 "Henry the Hatter" Babe Ruth calendar (22 x 29-1/2", in a 26-1/8 x 38-1/8" frame, folds, creases and a small tear minimally detract from the overall appearance), a 1954 "Moore Lumber" Ty Cobb calendar (in a 21-1/4 x 38-1/2" frame, free of folds and creases, apparent NM quality), and a 1954 Ballantine Beer New York Yankees point of sale display with a color team photo (adhered to a 17x15 board with hanger on reverse); Publications: (11) including several mid-grade 1960s Life and Ebony editions with cover photos of Aaron, Ali, Campanella, Drysdale and Mays. Complete publications listing available on our website.

Publications (11) Note: listed conditions are for covers only as pages are presumed to be complete and intact.
Look October, 1937 (EX)
Life April 28, 1958, Mays on cover (VG-EX)
Life July 21, 1958, Campanella on cover (EX)
Saturday Evening Post April 11, 1959, with Dick Sargent baseball artwork on cover (VG with stray pen marks)
Life September 28, 1962, with Drysdale on cover (VG-EX)
Life March 6, 1964, with Ali on cover (EX)
Washington, D.C. Chapter – Baseball Writers’ Association of America 2nd Annual Awards Dinner program (January 21, 1969), Nixon on Cover (EX)
Boys Life June, 1969, with Mantle and son on cover (EX-MT)
Ebony June, 1970, with “$100,000 a year superstars” on cover (Rose, Gibson, McCovey, Mays, Clemente, Yastrzemski, Aaron, F. Robinson, Howard and Marichal) (PR with library stamping)
Ebony January, 1971, with Ali on cover (EX-MT)
Ebony June, 1971, with Aaron/Mays on cover (GD). 
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