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    19th Century Baseball Ephemera Lot. Varied assortment of paper ephemera from the infancy of our National Pastime includes the following: 1) Circa 1888 Boston vs. Pittsburg scorecard featuring Kelly, Sunday, Galvin. Pencil scored, trimmed. 2) 1875 Peck & Snyder invoice for sale of bats. 3) Circa 1890 raffle ticket stack to "Benefit Washington Base Ball Club." 4) 1886 & 1887 pair of invitations to annual dance for "The Farmers' Base Ball Club." 5) Unused small (3.5x5.5") baseball scorecard with advertising on verso. 6) Small broadside (5.5x9.5") announcing Independence Day game pitting "Dresden vs. Bath." 7) Mounted paper photograph of James P. Creighton with "Culver Service" stamping on verso (5.5x8"). Condition ranges from VG to EX-MT, with most near the higher end of that spectrum.

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    Auction Dates
    November, 2010
    4th-5th Thursday-Friday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 6
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