(100+) 1954-74 Sports Illustrated with #1, Mostly Pre-1957 
Lot Number 337
 
Quantity: Bid Starts: 06/22/2008 16:00:00 
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Offered is a group of (100) Sports Illustrated magazines that range from 1954-1974. This lot is comprised of (17) 1954, (37) 1955 and (26) 1956 issues. Highlights include the 1954 # 1 issue (8/16/54) with the cards (EX) and numerous other magazines that feature greats like Mantle, Unitas and Williams on the cover. The overwhelming majority of issues present in solid mid-grade condition, with few mailing labels or obtrusive technical flaws. For a complete list of magazines, please visit our website.

1954 issues display no mailing labels and include #1 (8/16/54) with the cards (EX), #2 with cards (VG), #3 (VG-EX), #6 (EX), (2) #7 (VG-EX, EX), (2) #8 (VG-EX, NM), (2) #9 (EX, EX-MT), #10 (EX), #12 (EX), #16 (NM), #17 (EX-MT), #18 (EX), #19 (VG-EX) and #20 (VG-EX). For 1955, the only issues missing are (1/3), (2/21), (3/28), (4/4), (5/30), (7/11), (8/1), (8/8), (9/5), (9/10), (10/14), (10/28) and (12/12). For this year, there is one duplicate (10/3) and two mailing labels to be found. The 1956 series include (1/9) Cousy, (1/23) Beliveau, (1/30), (2/6), (2/13), (2/20), (2/27), (3/5), (3/12), (3/26), (4/9), (4/16), (5/7), (5/21), (5/28), (6/4) Floyd Patterson, (6/18) Mantle (mailing label), (7/2), (7/9) All-Star Game, (7/16), (7/30), (8/20) Second Anniversary, (9/24), (10/1) World Series Mickey Mantle (mailing label), (10/15) and (11/19); (6) issues with mailing labels. The lot contains (22) additional issues, including 1957 (4/4) Mantle (mailing label), (7/8) Musial/Williams (mailing label), (9/30) World Series, 1959 (4/13) Mays (mailing label), (10/5) Unitas (mailing label), 1962 (7/2) Mantle, 1964 (3/2) Stengel/Berra (mailing label), 1968 (7/8) T. Williams and 1974 (4/15) Aaron (mailing label).  
 
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