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1920s-1940s Baseball Scrapbook with (230+) Photos/Premiums Including Ruth & Many HOFers

Lot Number 25

Quantity: Bid Starts: 09/29/2014 12:00:00 
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True passion for baseball is evident in this amazing 1920s-1940s scrapbook with (230+) photos, premiums, passes and stubs. This glorious memento contains an amazing array of pre-war greats headed by a cadre of HOFers. Adhered to both sides of loose 15x11 album pages these reverent relics display appealingly with attractive original gloss. Spotlight stars are Cochrane, Dean, DiMaggio, Foxx, Johnson, Grove, Mack and a stunning George Burke original Babe Ruth photograph. Note: All proceeds will be donated to PALS: People Assisting the Lodi Shelter--a non-profit animal rescue. More on our website.

Though adhered to black background album pages the included items present very handsomely with a great degree of originality. While the majority of included items are vintage photographs, a fair amount of premiums clippings, tickets/stubs and assorted ephemera are present.

Some of the other stars featured are: Grover Cleveland Alexander, Luke Appling, Morris Aronovich, Earl Averill, Walter Beck, Moe Berg, Cy Blanton, Lou Boudreau, Bobby Bragan, Bill Butland, Eddie Collins, Joe Cronin, Cliff Dapper, Frank Demaree, Bill Dickey, Bill Dietrich, Charlie Dressen, Bob Feller, Wes Ferrell, Fred Fitsimmons, Herman Franks, Harry Gumbert, Charlie Gehringer, Hank Greenberg, “Mule” Haas, “Bucky” Harris, “Gabby” Hartnett, Tommy Henrich, Ken Heintelman, Carl Hubbell, Joe Gordon, Hank Gowdy, Billy Jurges, “Cookie” Lavagetto, Ernie Lombardi, “Rabbit” Maranville, Billy Martin, Joe MCCarthy, Barney McCosky, Bill McKechnie, Johnny Mize, Emmett Mueller, Van Mungo, “Lefty” O’Doul, Mel Ott, Mickey Owen, Vance Page, Bill Rogell, “Schoolboy” Rowe, Luke Sewell, Al Simmons, Ken Silvestri, Monte Stratton, “Birdie” Tebbetts, Bill Terry, Gene Thompson, “Arky” Vaughan, “Bucky” Walters, Jimmy Wilson, Gene Woodling and many other Major and Minor League players.

Also present are: (7) team photos with: 1936 Chicago White Sox; 1940 Chicago White Sox; 1940 Hollywood Baseball Club; 1940 Philadelphia Athletics; 1940 Seattle Rainiers; 1941 Hollywood Stars; 1941 St. Louis Cardinals; miscellaneous: 1939 Baseball Centennial postage stamp; (2) 1939 N.L. season passes both with Ford Frick facsimile signatures; 7/11/41 “Pepper” Martin Appreciation Night ticket stub for a doubleheader featuring Sacramento vs. San Diego at Cardinal field; 1948 Cleveland Indians World Series Game 3 ticket stub; c.1950s Cleveland Indians decal and more.

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