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    1888 N28 Allen & Ginter Charles Comiskey PSA NM 7. Charles Comiskey was a decent player who became one of the most influential owners in Major League history. He began with the St. Louis Browns of the American Association in 1882. A first baseman, he is credited as being first to play away from the bag to increase range. He became a full-time player/manager of St. Louis in 1885 and won four pennants in five years, with one World Championship Series win. "The Old Roman" helped form the American League. He became notorious as the owner of The Chicago White, who in 1919 threw the World Series to the Cincinnati Reds. Crisp and clean example with a attractive portrait. Graded PSA NM 7. Currently, nineteen submissions have resulted in NM grades, four have rated higher.

    Guide Value or Estimate: $4,000 - up.

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    October
    28th Thursday
    Auction Dates
    November
    18th-20th Thursday-Saturday
    Proxy Bidding Begins Approx.
    40 Days
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