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    Rare 1940 Radio Havana Cuba St. Louis Cardinals Postcard SGC 20 Fair 1.5 - The Only Graded Example! Offered is a very rare promo postcard featuring the 1940 St. Louis Cardinals baseball team issued by Radio Habana Cuba. Above the 18-man team photo it reads, "Obsequio de R-H-C Cadena Azul" or "Gift of R-H-C Blue Chain" and below, copy translates to "Memory of the visit to Havana of the St Louis Cardinals. March - 1940." The Cards played exhibition games in Cuba in 1936, 1937 and 1940. In 1940, the team played four games against a team of Cuban All-Stars winning three of the four games. The Cards had future HoFers Enos Slaughter and Johnny Mize in the line-up plus stars Joe Medwick and Pepper Martin. Graded SGC 20 Fair 1.5. This is the only example graded by any Third Party Service.

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    July, 2019
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