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    1949 Bowman Satchell Paige #224 SGC 86 NM+ 7.5. With only nine of this high-numbered rookie card rating higher, this is sure to please the Bowman set or Satchell Paige card collector. The back of his card reads as follows, "One of the most fabulous characters in baseball. Satchell spent many years traveling around the Negro Leagues before being signed to a Cleveland Indian contract. His exact age is not known, but he's been in baseball for years." Funny, this text did not prevent Bowman from including a listed birth date of September 11, 1908 on the same card back.

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