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    1921 Schapira Bros. Babe Ruth (Portrait W/ Arrows) SGC 10 Poor 1.
    Schapira Bros. Inc. of New York had an exclusive agreement with Babe Ruth for a special promotion that allowed kids to acquire the ultimate prize to any youngster and most dads - An Autographed Babe Ruth Baseball! All that was needed to do was to "Send 250 Of These Pictures To Schapira Bros. Inc." This panel served as one of the facing panels of the box of Schapira candy. Even at a penny a box, that $2.50 was a monumental sum for most kids in the '20s. Offered is a nicely cut panel with key lines showing on three sides. The 1-3/4 x 2-1/2" x 5/8" hand-cut card has deep hues with creasing and the top right corner clipped off. Graded SGC 10 Poor 1.


    Guide Value or Estimate: $300 - up.

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