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    1887 N184 Kimball "Champions of Games and Sports" Near Set (49/50) - #1 on the PSA Set Registry! With a GPA of 5.17, this set ranks #1 on the "All-Time Finest" list on the PSA Set Registry. Kimball's Tobacco answer to the Goodwin and Allen & Ginter sport card series is the N184 edition titled "Champions of Games and Sports." The cards are considerably more scarce than their N28 and N162 counterparts and contains 50 cards featuring the top names from numerous sports including rare appearances by child wrestlers and female boxers. The four baseball players, Annie Oakley and Pugilist John L. Sullivan are the most highly coveted subjects. Even more challenging are the 25 cards that have a "W.S. Kimball & Co's Cigarettes ad along the top on the front. This set offers 23 of the 25 subjects. Missing Morsler for completion. Includes: PSA NM-MT 8: 2 cards - Dempsey and Page; PSA NM+ 7.5: 1 card - Muller; PSA NM 7: 9 cards - Birch, Darling, Henderson, Murphy, Oakley, O'Leary, O'Neil, Schaefer, Smith; PSA NM 7 (MC): 6 cards - Beach, Blatt, Cockburn, Hamilton, Humphrey and John L. Sullivan; PSA EX-MT 6: 9 cards - Jordan, McLaughlin, Muldoon, Murphy, Ross, Rowe, Wallace, Warren, Wood; PSA NM 6 (MC): 6 cards - Boynton, Freeman, Hanlan, Myers, Paulson and Wessels; PSA EX 5: 4 cards - Blondin, Heins, Perry, Schloss; PSA EX 5 (MC): 2 cards - Ferrell and Smith; PSA VG-EX 4: 5 cards - Cardiff, L. George, W. George McPherson and Stewart; PSA VG 3 (MC): 1 card - Whistler; PSA Good 2: 2 cards - Beardsley and Casey; PSA Poor 1: 2 cards - Kane and Webb.

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