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    1939 Play Ball Baseball Complete Set (161). Utilizing a seemingly endless selection of quality portraits, Gum Inc. issued Their "Play Ball" series in 1939 and ushered in a new albeit brief era of baseball cards. Ted Williams makes his first appearance on a card, this presentation offers a solid middle grade example. Eight cards have been graded by PSA. Highlights include - #'s 3 Ruffing (VG), 6 Durocher (VG), 7 Doerr (GD/VG), 26 DiMaggio (PSA VG 3), 30 Dickey (FR), 39 Ferrell (GD/VG), 48 Gomez (VG/EX), 50 Gehringer (VG/EX), 51 Ott (VG), 52 Henrich (VG), 53 Hubbell (VG), 56 Greenberg (GD/VG), 82 Klein (VG), 88 Keller (VG/EX), 89 Waner (FR, pencil etching on top border), 92 Williams (PSA VG-EX 4), 94 Manush (VG/EX), 103 Berg (VG), 102 (PSA EX-MT 6), 105 (PSA EX 5), 112 Waner (GD/VG), 116 (PSA EX-MT 6), 125 (PSA EX 5), 131 (PSA EX-MT 6), 141 (PSA NM 7 MK), 143 Averill (VG). Grades 10% EX to EX/MT, 80% VG to VG/EX, 10% PR to GD.


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    November, 2011
    10th-11th Thursday-Friday
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