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    1960-61 Houston Oilers A.F.L. Championship Presentational Watch This fine "Wittnauer" watch marks an historic period in the history of the Houston Oilers franchise, and that of the storied American Football League itself. The face is embossed with the words, "Houston Oilers, 60-61 A.F.L. Champs, John W. Breen." Breen is generally considered one of the most important figures in the success of the franchise during this era. It was Breen who brought in veterans like George Blanda, John Carson, and Willard Dewveall, along with such rookies as Billy Cannon, Dan Lanphear, and Charley Hennigan. With this arsenal, the club was unstoppable. With the exception of some foxing to the watch face, which could likely be cleaned by a professional, the watch is in splendid, working condition. The crystal bears not a single scratch or crack, and the original band looks to be completely unused.

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    September, 2004
    10th-11th Friday-Saturday
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