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    1953-55 Brown & Bigelow Babe Ruth and Lou Gehrig Playing Card Decks Pair (2). Brown & Bigelow produced decks of playing cards that could be customized with the name of of service or company of choice. In total, decks with six baseball legends were produced. This is the first of three different pairs of baseball subjects we are offering in this auction giving bidders the opportunity to acquire all six baseball decks. This duo features baseball legends Lou Gehrig and Babe Ruth. Both decks are complete at 52 cards plus two jokers. The Gehrig box and cards are opened and show an imprint that reads "Joseph W. Almo, Ford Sales Representative, South Jersey Motor Co." Cards are NM to Mint condition, the box presents near excellent. The Ruth box and cards are opened and show an imprint that reads "B & S Gulf Service Station, 24 Hour Service, etc...." Cards are EX to EX/MT, the box presents very good to excellent.


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    Auction Dates
    March, 2010
    28th Sunday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 19
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