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    1923 V100 Willard's Chocolate Baseball Complete Set (180). John Esch collection. One of the more popular Canadian baseball card series is the V100 Willard's Chocolate promotion from 1923. Offered is a 180-card complete set which is rarely offered at auction as a complete set. Naturally, Ruth and Cobb are the key cards but many others are shown via unique portraits and a rare instance of Miller Huggins with the NY Yankees logo showing on his cap which is missing from some US editions and a rare appearance by Branch Rickey. "Writing" refers to ik notations made to the reverse side of the affected card. Includes: Alexander (SGC VG 3), Baker (PR), Cobb (SGC Good+ 2.5), Duffy (GD), Evers (SGC VG 3), Frisch (PR, writing), Gleason (SGC VG 3), Griffith (FR), Grimes (GD), Haines (GD), Heilman (PR, writing), Hornsby (GD), Hoyt (GD), Huggins (PR, writing), W. Johnson (PR, writing), Mack (GD), Maranville (GD), McGraw (GD), Marquard (VG), Rickey (SGC VG 3), Ruth (SGC Poor 1), Sisler (VG), Speaker (GD), Wheat (SGC Good+ 2.5), Wood (SGC VG 3). Grades 23% VG to VG/EX, 51% FR to GD, 21% lesser due to writing on the reverse), 5% trimmed.

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    May, 2021
    6th-8th Thursday-Saturday
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