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    1895 N310 Mayo Cut Plug Boxers Complete Set (35) - #1 on the SGC Registry With the Finest John L. Sullivan on Any Census! Mayo Cut Plug was the star brand for sports inserts cards in the mid-1890's. Their baseball and football efforts are important entries in the hobby and their boxing card promotion is just as significant. Offered is a special 35-card complete set of the N310 "Boxers" as each card is among the finest examples graded by SGC or PSA for that matter. John L Sullivan was to 19th Century boxing what Babe Ruth was to 1920's baseball. His card is the finest example on record with SGC. The best PSA showing is a lone "VG 3". Overall, this set generates a 63.0 GPA (EX to EX+) and is home to all four of the known cards graded SGC 82 and almost half of all SGC cards graded 70 or better. The SGC census shows just a single card graded higher. This presentation contains an even mix of names at the bottom or top (noted) variations.

    Includes: SGC 82 EX/MT+ 6.5: 4 cards, Leonard (Pop One, Highest!), McAuliffe (Pop One, Highest!), McBride (Pop One, Highest!) and Walcott (Pop One, Highest!); SGC 80 EX/NM 6: 1 card, Kilrain (Pop One, Highest!); SGC 70 EX+ 5.5: 8 cards, Carney (Pop One, Highest!), Creeden, Edwards, Fitzsimmons/Top, Myers/B&W (Pop One, Highest!), B. Smith, E. Smith/Top (Pop One, Highest!), Sullivan (Pop One, Highest!); SGC 60 EX 5: 14 cards, Burns/Top (Pop One, One Higher), Chonskia/Top (Pop One, One Higher), J. Corbett (Pop Two, One Higher), Daley/Top (None Higher), Dime/Top, Goss/Top (None Higher), Griffen, Hall/Top (Pop Two, None Higher), Jackson (Only One Higher), Lavigne/Top (Pop Two, None Higher), Maher/Top (Pop One, Highest!), O'Donnell/Top (Pop Two, None Higher), Plimmer (None Higher), Ryan (Pop Two, None Higher); SGC 50 VG/EX 4: 8 cards, Dixon/Top, Gibbons, Godfrey/Top, Griffo/Top, Mitchell/Top, Slavin/Top, S. Smith/Top, Van Heest (None Higher).


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