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    1888 N162 Goodwin "Champions" King Kelly SGC 80 EX/NM 6. The only example at the EX/NM level with one one grading higher. The N162 "Champions" series, produced by Goodwin & Co. in 1888 for the tobacco makers "Old Judge" and "Gypsy Queen" brands, offers 50 of the most beautiful sports related portraits ever produced and is widely considered to be the most attractive 19th Century baseball card release. Offered is a very clean example of Hall of Famer "King" Kelly, one of the more electrifying characters of the era. This highly prized collectible has slight corner, is very nicely centered with a virtually blemish free reverse. There are no creases, wrinkles or surface loss and colors are very fresh looking after the last 120 years. Throughout this auction you will find a selection of some of the finest N162 Goodwin Champions graded by SGC.



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    November, 2010
    4th-5th Thursday-Friday
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