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    1958 Bell Brand Dodgers SGC-Graded Complete Set (10). John Esch collection. It was the spring of 1958 and America's manifest destiny had reached major league baseball. The Giants and the Dodgers moved from the New York to the sunshine of California. Bell Brand Potato Chips was early to honor the tam with cards placed inside bags of potato chips. Offered is a complete 10-card set of their first cards from 1958. Includes: SGC EX/MT 6: 1 card, Johnny Podres (SP); SGC EX 5: 5 cards, Roy Campanella, Don Drysdale, Gil Hodges, Sandy Koufax, and Pee Wee Reese (SP); SGC VG-EX+ 4.5: 2 cards, Gino Cimoli (SP) and Jim Gilliam; SGC VG/EX 4: 1 card, Don Zimmer; SGC Good 2: 1 card, Duke Snider (SP). More than one seems to be graded on the conservative side in our opinion. A very nice overall set of this condition sensitive issue.

    Guide Value or Estimate: $3,000 - up.

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