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    1933/34 R136 National Chicle "Sky Birds" Complete Set (108). National Chicle's Sky Birds cards advertise a series of 144, although only 108 were ever issued. The subjects are famous airplanes and aviators. Cards #1-48 are dated 1933 and are the Series of 48 backs, card #49-108 are all Series of 144 backs dated 1934. Sky Bird's portraits are done in the same high quality color, detail and design as their baseball series of Diamond Stars. Popular cards of Amelia Earhart, James Doolittle, and Baron Von Richthofen (The Red Baron) make this set a collectors favorite. Notables include #23 Baron von Richthofen (color touched), 32 James Doolittle (VG), 36 Charles Lindbergh (PR), 48 Amelia Earhart (VG), 49 Orville Wright (PR), 72 The Spirit of St. Louis (GD). Grades 40% VG to VG/EX, 60% PR to GD.



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    December, 2011
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