(450+) 1930s-1980s Oddball Card and Memorabilia Collection 
Lot Number 260
 
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The offered (450+) 1930s-1980s oddball card and memorabilia collection is an eclectic glimpse into the “Golden Age of baseball”. This difficult selection is packed with Hall of Famers, regional issues, mainstream subsets, error cards and foreign issues. Highlights include Pre 1950s: 1939 Play Ball Samples: (6 cards, median VG-EX); 1941 Play Ball Wrong Back Tests: (2 cards, both VG-EX); Topps/Bazooka/OPC: 1955 Wrong Backs: (4 cards, median VG-EX); 1962 Bazooka: Maris (VG), 1964 Stand Ups: Mantle (GD); 1966 Venezuelan: (11 cards, mostly VG); 1975 Mini: #223 Yount RC (EX), #228 Brett RC (VG), #500 Ryan (EX-MT); Other: Kellogg’s: 1970 (105 cards, median EX-MT) with (15) #52 Kaline (mostly NM) and Post: 1962: (15 cards, average GD to VG) with (2) #5 Mantle (VG, FR). Also present is a 1942 Sam Taubs Ring Personalities Matchbook Set (NM, 30 matchbooks, no strikers), 1948-50 Vic Lombardi ashtray (EX, 4-1/2) and a 1968 Fleer Iron-Ons near complete box (19 packs, mostly NM, VG display). For a complete list of key cards, please visit our website.

Pre 1950s: 1933 Goudey: #178 Warner (GD), 1939 Play Ball Samples: (6 cards, median VG-EX) with #72, 74, 79, 80, 97, 99; 1941 Play Ball Wrong Back Tests: (2 cards, both VG-EX) with Fletcher/Higgins, Wright/Bridges; 1944 Yankees Stamps: (2 Stamps) with Dickey (EX-MT), McCarthy (NM); 1947 Bond Bread: (2 cards) with Doerr (EX-MT), Mize (EX-MT); 1948 Swell Sport Thrills: #17 (FR); 1949 Remar Bread Oaks: (7 cards, mainly EX-MT) with Martin (EX-MT); Topps/Bazooka/OPC: 1954 Scoops: (2 cards, both FR-GD); 1955 Wrong Backs: (4 cards, median VG-EX); 1960 Tattoos: (3 Tattoos, mostly GD) with Autograph (Mays, GD); 1961 Stamps: (3 stamps, all PR); 1962 Bazooka: Maris (VG); 1963 Peel-Offs: (2 cards, average EX-MT); 1964 Coins: (90 coins, median VG-EX); 1964 Stand Ups: (3 cards, median VG) with Mantle (GD); 1965 OPC: (6 cards, median VG) with #155 Maris (GD); 1966 Venezuelan: (11 cards, mostly VG); 1968 Game: #2 Mantle (EX); 1969 Decals: Clemente (trimmed); 1969 Four-in-One: (1 cards, EX); 1970 OPC: (5 cards) with (2) #140 R. Jackson (EX, GD-VG), #189 Munson RC (VG), #290 Carew (GD), #458 Rose AS (GD); 1970 Scratch Off: (25 cards, mainly VG) with Aaron (VG); 1971 Coins: (60 coins, average VG); 1971 Booklets: (18 cards, median EX) with #15 Rose (EX); 1971 OPC: (5 cards, all GD) with (2) #20 R. Jackson (VG, GD), #160 Seaver (GD), #400 Aaron (colored); 1974 OPC: (2 cards) with #105 Fisk (EX-MT), #598 Griffey RC (EX-MT); 1974: (3 cards, mainly EX-MT) with (2) #654 Alou ERR (EX-GD); 1975 Mini: (9 cards, aggregate EX) with #223 Yount RC (EX)< #228 Brett RC (VG), #500 Ryan (EX-MT); 1977 Cloth: #47 (EX-MT); 1978 OPC: #154 Murray RC (EX-MT); Fleer: 1960: #79 (VG), 1961: #75 Ruth (GD), 1963: (17 cards, mostly GD) with (2) #4 B. Robinson (VG, GD), (2) #5 Mays (both FR-GD), #8 Yastrzemski (VG); 1970 World Series: (19 cards, average VG-EX); 1971-80 World Series: (24 cards, aggregate VG); Other: American Oil: 1968: Mays (GD, no stub); Baseball Scoops: 1960: (4 cards, average GD); Bell Brand: (4 cards, mostly GD) with Alston (GD), Hodges (FR); Cal-Bulletin Giants: Thomson (EX, no stub); Golden Press: 1961: #12 (EX); Gum Products: 1955: #55 Agganis (NM); Hostess: 1977: (4 cards, all GD to VG); Jell-O: 1963: (9 cards, majority VG-EX) with #114 Gilliam SP (VG), #196 Thomas SP (FR); Kellogg’s: 1970 (105 cards, median EX-MT) with (5) #15 F. Robinson (mainly NM), (3) #21 B. Robinson (average NM), (4) #40 Banks (all NM), (5) #47 Killebrew (all NM-MT), (15) #52 Kaline (mostly NM), #58 Bench (NM-MT), #61 Killebrew (NM), (3) #71 Gibson (all NM), #72 Morgan (NM); 1971: #12 (GD); 1972: #8 (EX-MT); 1972 All-Time Greats: (8 cards, median NM-MT); 1973: (2 cards, both EX-MT); 1974: (3 cards, average EX-MT); 1976: (18 cards, composite NM); 1977: #3 (EX-MT); 1979: (2 cards, both EX-MT); 1980: (4 cards, median NM); Leaf: 1960: (10 cards, median EX-MT); Old London: 1965: (3 coins, average EX) with Mantle (GD), Maris (VG); Post: 1961: (18 cards, median VG) with #35 Kaline (VG, box), #101 Spahn (EX-MT, box), #107 Aaron (FR); 1962: (15 cards, average GD to VG) with (2) #5 Mantle (VG, FR), (2) #6 Maris (both FR, one ad back), #85 Killebrew (GD), #101 Hodges (EX), #149 Aaron (VG), #173 Clemente (GD, red line); 1962 Canadian: (5 cards, median VG-EX) with #114 Snider (GD), #152 J. Torre (EX); 1963: (9 cards, mostly VG) with #118 Snider (VG-EX), #195 Neal SP (EX), #197 Ashburn (VG), #199 Kanehl SP (EX); Salada: 1962: (13 coins, average VG) with Yastrzemski (EX-MT); 1963: (8 coins, mostly VG-EX) with F. Robinson (EX) and Spahn (VG). Also present is a circa 1930s (perhaps 1938 Goudey flip book, no cover, GD), 1942 Sam Taubs Ring Personalities Matchbook Set (NM, 30 matchbooks, no strikers), 1948-50 Vic Lombardi ash tray (EX, 4-1/2), 1951 Topps Red Backs wrapper (VG), 1956 I Love Mickey Brewer/Mantle pin (VG, 1-1/2), 1950s Joe Black pin (GD, 1-1/2), 1950s-1960s PM10 Ted Williams pin (EX), 1968 Fleer Iron-Ons near complete box (19 packs, mostly NM, VG display), 1977 All-Star game charm (NM), 1979 Thurman Munson tribute souvenir pin (VG, 3-1/2) and an undated Baby Ruth cigar label. A group of (29) assorted 1980s-1990s oddball issues/trinkets to include 1983 OPC #143 Gwynn RC (EX-MT) and 1991 Topps Desert Shield #270 McGwire (NM) rounds out this collection. 
 
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