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    1948 Swell Babe Ruth Story PSA-Graded Near Set Lot of 15. The Philly Gum Co. issued this set in 1948, and was created about the movie "The Babe Ruth Story," starring William Bendix and Claire Trevor. The offered near set contains 15 of the first issued 16 cards. After Ruth's death, before the release of the film, 12 additional cards were added. This PSA-graded lot includes: Graded - PSA EX-MT 6: 1 card w/#6; PSA - EX 5: 7 cards w/#'s 4, 8, 9, 10, 11, 13 and 15; PSA - VG-EX 4: 6 cards w/#'s 1, 2, 3, 5, 12 and 14; PSA - VG 3: 1 card w/#7.

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    Auction Dates
    December, 2009
    27th Sunday
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