Description

    1924 V122 Willard Chocolate Hockey Players (4) Plus Very Rare Wrapper! Willards Chocolates was a Toronto based firm that produced a few sports theme sets in the mid-1920's. In 1924 the company produced a 56-card set showcasing athletes from various sports including, baseball, boxing, track and field and hockey. This presentation offers all four hockey subjects: #'s 43 Watson, 45 Collett, 47 Smith and 52 Munro. All four present nicely but were once housed in an album and have paper/glue residue affecting the top portion of the back of each card, Collett has creases. Also offered is a very rare two-color wrapper adorned with a somewhat crude drawing of a runner while promoting "A Picture in Every Bar" of "Willard's 'Sports' Nut Bar." The rarity of the wrapper explained by the chance to exchange 100 wrappers for "imported chain" for Girls and a "watch chain" for boys. The wrapper has fold lines as issued, plus area of paper damage along the left and right edges, the result of being opened. Despite condition flaws, the wrapper presents at the VG/EX level.

    Fees, Shipping, and Handling Description: Sportscard (view shipping information)

    Sales Tax information  |  Terms and Conditions

    Bidding Guidelines and Bid Increments

    Glossary of Terms

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    October, 2009
    1st-2nd Thursday-Friday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 7
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 824

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    19.5% of the successful bid (minimum $14) per lot.

    Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    VIEW BENEFITS
    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
      winnings 
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Only 43 days left to consign to the 2018 February 24 - 25 Platinum Night Sports Collectibles Sports - Dallas!

    Learn about consigning with us

    I am very happy with the outcome and very thankful I went with Heritage!
    Sandy C.,
    Palm Beach Gardens, FL
    View More Testimonials

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search

    Recent auctions

    2017 November 19 "Heroes of Sport" Catalog Auction - Dallas
    2017 November 19 "Heroes of Sport" Catalog Auction - Dallas
    REALIZED SO FAR $2,867,262