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    1961 New York Yankees World Series Champions Louisville Slugger Black Bat Sent to Charles Comiskey Jr. Sent to Charles Comiskey Jr. was this 1961 New York Yankees World Series black bat. Each of the names are engraved into the bat, which appears as strong as the day of issue. The original mailing box, with Comiskey's address listed on the mailing label from Louisville Slugger, attends as does a Hillerich & Bradsby congratulatory card.


    The Comiskey Collection


    It's a name that remains synonymous with Chicago White Sox baseball, and one properly immortalized in Cooperstown bronze. The collection that appears in the lots that follow spans six decades of the team's history, beginning with what may be the earliest ChiSox document in private hands, and continuing on to feature a wide assortment of material from sons J. Louis and Charles A. Comiskey II, who carried on the ownership of the club following their father's passing. Many of the key moments in team history are memorialized, from the team's first World Series appearance in 1906, to the famous World Tour of 1913-14, to the club's eventual sale to another Hall of Fame executive, Bill Veeck, in 1959. All items were stored for decades in the attic of Charles Junior's home before they were acquired by our consignor, and they make their auction debut here.


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    Auction Dates
    May, 2014
    15th-17th Thursday-Saturday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 13
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