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    Signed Early 1950's Baseball Players Govt. Post Card Collection (23). Offered is a 23-piece gallery of vintage govt. post cards with postal cancellation dates from 1950 to 1953. All but one card offers a signature, name & address stamp of the fan who contacted players, a stamp of the day the cards were returned plus a cut out newspaper photo and player name in red pencil. Signatures are all done in ink pen, mostly blue with a few black exceptions. Some have non-personalized salutations. Includes: Lou Brissie (dec. 2013), Bobby Brown, Bill Connelly (dec. 1980), Al Corwin (dec. 2003), Karl Drews (dec. 1963) , Del Ennis (dec. 1996), Joe Ginsberg (dec. 2012), Fred Hatfield (dec. 1998), Joe Haynes (dec. 1967), Dixie Howell (dec. 1990), Bill Kennedy (dec. 1983), Ellis Kinder (dec. 1968), Lou Kretlow (dec. 2007), George Lerchen (dec. 2014), Luis Marquez (dec. 1988), Willy Miranda (dec. 1996), John Rutherford, Hank Schenz (dec. 1988), Max Surkont (dec. 1986), Eddie Waitkus (dec. 1972), Murray Wall (dec. 1971), Herm Wehmeier (dec. 1973), Sammy White (dec. 1991). NOTE: All but a few have been cut down from their original size.

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