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    1917 D-Unc Merchants Bakery SGC Collection (27). Examples of this extremely rare series are missing from almost all except for the most advanced vintage card collections! Offered is a gallery of 27 different "Merchants Bakery" cards that appear, based on their likeness to the E135 series, appear to have been circulated around 1917. Before this presentation and the other offered singles, only a handful of examples were known with this Norfolk, VA sponsor. This is and probably will be for a very long time the largest group ever offered at one time and in one auction. To para-phrase Elvis Presley, "It's now or probably never." Includes: SGC 60 EX 5: 2 cards, #'s 98 Leonard and 118 Milan; SGC 55 VG/EX+ 4.5: 1 card, #94 Konetchy; SGC 50 VG/EX 4: 2 cards, #'s 143 Rowland and 156 Shanks; SGC 45 VG+ 3.5: 4 cards, #'s 3 W.S. Alexander, 54 Gallia, 171 Z. Terry and 192 Wilson; SGC 40 VG 3: 3 cards, #'s 52 Fournier, 85 Jamieson and 176 Tyler; SGC 35 GD+ 2.5: 2 cards, #'s 129 O'Neill and 141 Roth; SGC 30 GD 2: 7 cards, #'s 13 Barry, 24 Cady, 99 Lewis, 111 McBride, 115 Meadows, 135 Pratt and 169 Stock; SGC 20 FR 1.5: 5 cards, #'s 19 Burns, 74 Henry, 83 Janvrin, 154 Scott and 191 Williams; SGC 10 PR 1: 1 card, #89 Jones.

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    Auction Dates
    May, 2015
    14th-16th Thursday-Saturday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 10
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