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    1887-90 N172 Old Judge George Burnham (#55-1) SGC VG/EX 4. From the John Esch collection. "Watch" Burnham was a manager and umpire who got his nickname for an incident with King Kelly. In the process of ejecting Kelly from a game, Burnham took out a watch while telling Kelly he had one minute to get off the field. Kelly destroyed the watch not realizing it was the same watch his team presented to him before the game. Burnham was holding onto it for him... for safe keeping. This is his only pose in the N172 series. Pose: #55-1 Portrait, Looking Left; Caption: (Script Series) .0360 Burnham Manager Indianapolis Club; Grade: SGC VG/EX 4; Photo Quality: Good-Very Good.

    Guide Value or Estimate: $600 - up.

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