1948-49 Leaf Virgil Trucks Rookie SP #5 SGC 70 EX+ 5.5. The 1948-49 Leaf cards were the first color baseball cards of the modern era. With a lengthy list of rare short-print subjects and what seems as and endless number of ink variations, the set has fascinated hobbyists for decades. This is the first of a selection of very scarce 1948-49 Leaf Baseball short prints we are fortunate enough to have to offer our bidders this month.

    This scarce short print and rookie card of Virgil Trucks has been noted by some to be among the tougher short prints to find. The card has been graded SGC 70 EX+ 5.5 for centering and print registration. The surfaces are extremely clean with no wax staining and if the grade were based on corner quality alone this card would be in a near mint holder.

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    Jun-Jul, 2010
    27th-25th Sunday-Sunday
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