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    1951 Jim Bottomley Signed Government Postcard. One the greatest stars of the fabled St. Louis Cardinals teams of the 1920s, Sunny Jim remains a significant challenge for collectors of Hall of Fame autographs, having passed fifteen years before his posthumous induction. His black ink signature on this postcard displays strongly. Toning exhibited, but the card displays well.

    Guide Value or Estimate: $200 - up.

    Auction Info

    Bidding Begins Approx.
    November
    22nd Sunday
    Auction Dates
    December
    6th Sunday
    Proxy Bidding Begins Approx.
    24 Days
    Internet/Mail Bids: N/A
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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    Auction Type
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