Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice

    Description

    1950's-90's Collection of Olympic, Boxing & Other Sports Signed Business Cards Lot of 220. This through-the-mail collection focused entirely on business cards, when the athlete had one. In the absence of a card, sometimes photographs, cuts or other items were sent. This binder is full of approximately 220 signed business cards and other items from the worlds of boxing, wrestling, Olympics, tennis and other sports. We will break this down by sport.

    Olympics (approximately 103) - George Young, Billy Mills, Bob Mathias, Glenn Davis, Frank Shorter, Jennifer Chandler, Peggy Fleming, Dan Gable and more. Also included is a 1984 Olympic program signed by the likes of: Mary Lou Retton, Tracie Ruiz, Candy Costie and a few more.

    Tennis (approximately 63) - Rod Laver, Stan Smith, Arthur Ashe, Althea Gibson, Ellsworth Vines, Billie Jean King, Bobby Riggs and more.

    Racing (21) - Jackie Stewart, Johnny Rutherford, Bobby Allison, Darrell Waltrip, Richard Petty, Cale Yarborough, Gordon Johncock and more.

    Horse racing (7) - Willie Shoemaker, Johnny Longden, Braulio Boeza and more.

    Boxing (10) - Muhammad Ali, Sugar Ray Robinson, Ingemar Johansson, Ken Norton, Joe Frazier, Jack Dempsey and more.

    Hockey (18) - (4) Bobby Hull, Stan Mikita, John Tortorella, Gordie Howe, John Bucyk, Jean Beliveau, Norman Ullman, Rocket Richard and more.

    Broadcasters (9) - Vin Scully, Howard Cosell, Jimmy the Greek, Red Smith, Pat Summerall, Chick Hearn and more.

    Other (11) - Willie Mosconi, James Fixx, Dick Weber and Pele signed 8x10".
    Pre-certified by PSA/DNA. Auction LOA from James Spence Authentication.


    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    May, 2014
    15th-17th Thursday-Saturday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 20
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 379

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    19.5% of the successful bid (minimum $14) per lot.

    Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)
    Track Item

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    VIEW BENEFITS
    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
      winnings 
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Only 2 days left to consign to the 2020 August 29 - 30 Summer Platinum Night Sports Collectibles Catalog Auction - Dallas!

    Learn about consigning with us

    Thank you for your expertise, guidance through the auction process and for getting them top dollar for the cards.
    Mark F.,
    Rochester, NY
    View More Testimonials

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search