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    1940 Play Ball Complete Set (240). This classic series is a fantastic combination of baseball legends of the past and the top contemporary stars. One can only imagine if the threat of impending war influenced Gum Inc. to make this all-out effort facing the unknown future of card production. A total of 18 cards have been professionally graded. Includes: Graded - SGC 84 NM 7: 1 card, #223 Jennings; SGC 80 EX/NM 6: 1 card, #156 Dean; SGC 70 EX+ 5.5: 1 card, #135; SGC 60 EX 5: 2 cards w/#'s 58 and 115; SGC 50 VG/EX 4: 6 cards w/#'s 16, 99, 140, 150, 170 Speaker and 177 Baker; PSA VG-EX 4 (MC): 1 card, #229; SGC 40 VG 3: 4 cards w/#'s 27 Williams, 46 Averill, 67 and 225 Jackson; SGC 30 GOOD 2: 1 card, #1 DiMaggio; PSA PR-FR 1: 1 card, #9 Keller. Ungraded - including #'s 4 Henrich (VG), 6 Gomez (GD), 7 Dickey (VG/EX), 10 Ruffing (VG), 30 Berg (VG), 40 Greenberg (GD), 41 Gehringer (GD/VG), 48 Sewell (GD), 87 Hubbell (VG), 88 Ott (VG/EX), 104 Waner (GD/VG), 105 "Little Poison" (VG/EX), 120 Johnson (FR), 132 Mack (VG/EX), 133 Foxx (VG), 134 Cronin (GD/VG), 141 Stengel (VG/EX), 167 Frisch (GD/VG), 168 Wagner (VG/EX), 173 Lajoie (FR), 175 Mathewson (FR), 234 Chance (VG/EX), 235 McGraw (VG). Grades 16% EX to EX/MT (one better), 59% VG to VG/EX, 25% PR to GD.

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