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    1930's Joe Carr Signed Roosevelt Raceway Pass from "The Joe Carr Find," PSA/DNA, Gem Mint 10.
    Joe Carr has become an almost forgotten figure in NFL history. While Jim Thorpe was the league's first President, it was Carr who took the position and helped professional football gain traction into the success it is today. Carr transformed the sport from a town game into a big city, and business, phenomenon. Before Carr took the National Football League to unprecedented heights, he was a newspaper man. That is where Carr learned the gift of promotion. This pass (3.75x2.75") was issued to Carr for practice sessions at the Roosevelt Raceway in Long Island, New York. Carr carefully signed the front in 10/10 ink across the center. The reverse has one spot of paper loss. Football autograph aficionados take note, as Carr's autograph is a nearly impossible find in the collecting world. Full Grading LOA from PSA/DNA, Gem Mint 10.



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