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    1942 "Health" Patch, Worn on All Major League Jerseys. Patriotic patches adorned all Major League jerseys during the World War II years (1942-45) but the presented model is a single-season style, as subsequent versions traded the "Health" lettering for red stripes (though the later patches maintained the hobby nomenclature regardless). Today it's one of the toughest MLB patches to find, and this example is particularly strong, with no damage to speak of but some loosening of the upper right edge as the result of removal from a jersey. This is the first offering in a major auction in the twenty-first century.

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    Auction Dates
    May, 2013
    2nd-4th Thursday-Saturday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 4
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