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    1934 Goudey Lou Gehrig #37 PSA NM-MT 8. Lou Gehrig was once quoted as saying, "I'm not a headline guy. I know that as long as I was following Ruth to the plate I could have stood on my head and no one would have known the difference." He couldn't have been more wrong. The same historic season the Babe knocked out sixty, Gehrig put forty-seven souvenirs into the seats and claimed the American League MVP Award. By the 1934 season, the Yankee balance of power had completed its shift, with Gehrig doubling the Babe's offensive production in homers and runs batted in. When the Goudey Gum Company reached out to Christy Walsh to sign one of his players to an endorsement deal, it wasn't Ruth they wanted. It was Gehrig.

    Graded PSA NM-MT 8. Only three examples have graded higher than this stunning specimen. When it comes to this celebrated sophomore issue, it just doesn't get much better than this. This series doesn't just include Gehrig twice, the set is dedicated to the set's Hall of Fame spokesman who gives player commentary. Our offered card provides that glorious aesthetic that only a lack of wear, brilliant colors, clean surfaces and four high-quality corners can achieve. What could be a better way to commemorate the Iron Horse than with this key card that shares its subject's peerless durability?


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    July, 2020
    30th-31st Thursday-Friday
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