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    1945 Major League Baseball Debut Year Signed Index Cards and Government Postcards Lot of 159. This is a partial portion of an extended autograph collection that includes over 10,000 index cards, signed baseballs and signed photos. Our consignor's father was a pioneer sports autograph collector. He passed away in 1975 and this collection had been in storage until now.

    Offered in collections of the players' debut season in the Major Leagues, this lot includes the following notable index cards and Government postcards (signature condition averages 9/10 ink) Also, please note that the majority exhibits light to moderate wear, with the debut year neatly written in the corner and the players' name written on the verso: Dutch Weingartner (2), Fred Walters (2), Mayo Smith (2), Red Schoendienst, Ernest Rudolph, Del Rice, Erv Palica (3), Sal Maglie, E.M. Mott, Don Lund, Vic Lombardi, Whitey Lockman, Ken Holcombe, Pete Gray (2), Alfred Gardella, Donald Fisher, Dave Ferriss (3), Larry Drake (2), Gene Crumling, Walter Chipple (2), Cy Buker, Joe Astroth (2) and others. Auction LOA from JSA.


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    Auction Dates
    Oct-Nov, 2010
    17th-14th Sunday-Sunday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 7
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