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    1949 Eureka Sportstamp National League Complete Set (200) In Album Plus Dozens of Extras. The 1949 Eureka Sportstamp series featured the 198 players plus the president of the NL and the commissioner of baseball. The 200 subjects were issued on uncut sheet and perforated like postage stamps. A specially designed "Sportstamp - 1949 Baseball Album" was made to house the stamps and offer player information. The set includes HoFers Spahn, Campanella, Hodges, Reese, Robinson, Snider, Durocher, Mize, Ashburn, Roberts, Kiner, Musial and Slaughter. Offered is a complete set of 200 stamps correctly adhered to the interior pages as designed. The cover has a few creases, the back cover has a tape repair and the final mail-in offer page is missing the bottom portion. Stamps are excellent or better. The over 250 duplicate stamps break down as follows: Uncut strips with five stamps (2) - 1,2,3) #'s 121-125 (x3); Uncut strips with six stamps (1) - #'s 121-126; Uncut panel with ten stamps (3) -1) #'s 81-90, two partially separated; 2) #'s 181-190 w/Garagiola; 3) #'s 191-200 w/ Schoendienst, Slaughter, Musial; Uncut panel with fifteen stamps (1) - #'s 41-55 w/Robinson, Snider, Reese; Uncut panel with twenty-one stamps (1) - #'s 56-80. Missing #'s 56, 69, 70, 80; Uncut panels with twenty stamps (2 diff.) - 1) #'s 91-110 w/Durocher. A few partially separated, 2) #'s 161-180 w/Kiner; Uncut panel with thirty stamps (1) - #'s 171-200 w/Schoendienst, Slaughter, Musial; Uncut panels with forty stamps (3) - 1) #'s 1-40 w/Campanella, Spahn, Frick and Chandler; 3) #'s 121-160. Missing #150. w/Roberts; 2) #'s 81-120 w/Vander Meer, Durocher, Mize. Each has a few stamps partially separated. Most duplicate stamps are EX to EX/MT, there are some lesser.

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    September, 2017
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