Superb Baltimore/Washington Publications Collection of (90+) 
Lot Number 979
 
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Featuring the Orioles, Senators and Terrapins, the presented lot contains (90+) publications from the Baltimore/Washington area. With a split favoring the pre-1975 era, the lot features an impressive array of 1950s-60s Orioles and Senators yearbooks. Highlights, in mid- to upper-grade unless otherwise noted, include (2) different 1952 Sugar Bowl programs (UMD/TEN, 1 VG, 1 VG-EX), (2) 1954 Orange Bowl programs (UMD/OK, VG-EX or lesser), 1956 Orange Bowl program (UMD/OK), 1956 All-Star Game (DC) program (EX, unscored), 1959 Old Timers Day game program, 1966 Os World Series program (unscored with a ticket stub stapled to the cover) and 1969 All-Star Game (DC) program (VG). Other items include an impressive yearbook run for the Orioles and Senators from 1952-1986 and a handful of vintage college football programs. For a more comprehensive listing, please visit our website.

Other items include 1976 Maryland (Cotton Bowl) football yearbook, 1983-84 UMD Basketball Yearbook (Len Bias as a Sophomore), 2002 UMD Sports Illustrated National Champs LE Book. Notable University of Maryland football programs, mid-grade or better unless otherwise noted, include 1946 Richmond (off-grade), 1946 Washington & Lee, 1950 Georgetown, 1951 West Virginia, 1954 NC State, 1960 Duke, 1961 Penn State and 1963 Navy (Roger Staubach). Rounding out the highlights of this impressive lot are yearbooks for the Orioles from 1964 (EX-MT), 1983, 1984, 1986 and Senators 1952 (VG-EX), 1953 (VG-EX), 1955 (VG-EX), 1957 (VG), 1959 (EX), 1961 (EX), 1962 (VG-EX), 1963 (VG-EX), 1965 (EX), 1966 (EX), 1967 (EX-MT) and 1968 (EX-MT). The lot also contains (34) assorted magazines featuring Cal Ripken Jr. on the covers, including (21) Sports Illustrated, (15) of which are the 2131 commemorative, limited edition issues. With over (25) additional pubs sprinkled in, this Metro-area horde will appease any homer. 
 
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