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    1954 First Sports Illustrated Signed by Ed Mathews - Includes Sports Illustrated Display Folder. Milwaukee's Eddie Mathews was the first athlete to appear on the cover of the sporting world's most prominent magazine, Sports Illustrated. Offered here is the first issue of the popular August 16, 1954 publication, with its Topps baseball card foldout still completely intact. Overall condition of this piece is NM, with minor wear throughout. Signed in bold silver sharpie by Eddie Mathews. Includes limited edition display binder produced in 1994 by SI. Pre-Certified by PSA/DNA.

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    June, 2019
    9th Sunday
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