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    1952 - 1955 Red Man Tobacco Baseball Complete Sets Run (4). The end of the lengthy association between tobacco and baseball cards came to a close in grand style with the Red Man Tobacco sets produced from 1952 through 1955. Offered is a complete 208-card library of Red Man cards including all variations. Only noted cards from 1955 have the original tabs. As a bonus, there are over 100 original tabs that were cut from the cards. NOTE: Cards encapsulated "A" are simply due to the missing tab. For condition report, they have been graded as is. Includes: 1952 Red Man Baseball Complete Set (52) - w/Feller (GD, pencil), Williams (GD, ink), Mays (EX, SGC A). Grades 31% EX to EX/MT, 31% VG to VG/EX, 38% FR to GD (almost all due to ink/pencil marks); 1953 Red Man Baseball Complete Set (52) - w/Ashburn (EX), Campanella (VG/EX), Lemon (EX/MT), Musial (VG/EX, SGC A) and Wynn (EX/MT, SGC A). Grades 46% EX to EX/MT, 54% VG to VG/EX with some lesser; 1954 Red Man Baseball Complete Master Set (54) - w/Ford (NM, SGC A), Berra (EX, SGC A), Spahn (EX+), Snider (EX-) and Mays (EX-, SGC A). Grades 56% EX to EX/MT, 44% VG to VG/EX with a few lesser; 1955 Red Man Baseball Complete Set (50) - w/Doby (SGC 86 NM+ 7.5), Hamner (SGC 84 NM 7), Mays (VG-), Simmons (SGC 88 NM/MT 8), Thomas (SGC 86 NM+ 7.5). Cards with tabs are: #'s 1N, 5N, 6N, 9A, 13N, 15A, 15N, 16A, 16N, 17A, 18A, 18N, 20A, 20N, 21A, 21N, 22A, 22N, 23N, 24N, 24A, 25N, 25A. Grades 42% EX to EX/MT with some nicer, 42% VG to VG/EX, 16% lesser. See our web site for more details.

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    1952 Red Man Baseball Complete Set (52) - Including: Feller (GD, pencil), Williams (GD, ink), Snider (GD, ink), Spahn (GD, ink), Stengel (EX-), Berra (GD, ink), Ashburn (VG), Mays (EX, SGC A), Musial (GD, ink) and Reese (EX/MT, SGC A). Grades 31% EX to EX/MT, 31% VG to VG/EX, 38% FR to GD (almost all due to ink/pencil marks);

    1953 Red Man Baseball Complete Set (52) - Including: Ashburn (EX), Berra (GD, ink), Campanella (VG/EX), Lemon (EX/MT), Musial (VG/EX, SGC A), Reese (EX+), Rizzuto (EX), Roberts (VG/EX), Snider (VG/EX), Stengel (VG/EX), Spahn (GD) and Wynn (SGC Authentic). Grades 46% EX to EX/MT, 54% VG to VG/EX with some lesser;

    1954 Red Man Baseball Complete Master Set (54) - Highlights include: Ford (NM, SGC A), Berra (EX, SGC A), Ashburn (EX-), Spahn (EX+), Campanella (VG/EX), Reese (VG/EX), Snider (EX-), Rizzuto (VG), Hodges (VG/EX), Mathews (EX) and Mays (EX-, SGC A). Grades 56% EX to EX/MT, 44% VG to VG/EX with a few lesser;

    1955 Red Man Baseball Complete Set (50) - Highlights include: Ashburn (PR, w/tab), Berra (VG/EX, w/tab), Doby (SGC 86 NM+ 7.5), Hamner (SGC 84 NM 7), Hodges (VG/EX+), Ford (VG/EX), Fox (VG/EX), Lemon (VG/EX), Mays (VG-), Reese (VG/EX), Simmons (SGC 88 NM/MT 8), Spahn (VG), Snider (GD), Thomas (SGC 86 NM+ 7.5) and Wynn (EX-). Cards with tabs are: #'s 1N, 5N, 6N, 9A, 13N, 15A, 15N, 16A, 16N, 17A, 18A, 18N, 20A, 20N, 21A, 21N, 22A, 22N, 23N, 24N, 24A, 25N, 25A. Grades 42% EX to EX/MT with some nicer, 42% VG to VG/EX, 16% lesser.

    Cut tabs includes are: 1952 (2 tabs), 1953 (18 tabs), 1954 (24 tabs) and 1955 (59 tabs).



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