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    1944 R59 Gum Inc. "American Beauties" Graded Complete Set (24). "American Beauties" are probably the most attractive war propaganda ever created. These glamorous images graced not only these highly prized cards but also the very war planes and tanks used by our fighting forces as a little reminder of what they were fighting for. This is a high end assembly where the grade is a reflection of centering as high quality corners exist throughout. Each card has been graded by a third party service. Includes: Graded - SGC 96 Mint 9: 2 cards, A Peek-a'-Knees and Miss-Placed Confidence; GAI Mint 9: 1 card, Foil Proof; SGC 88 NM-MT 8: 1 card, Sport Model; PSA NM 7 (MC): 1 card, A Live Wire; SGC 84 NM 7: 1 card, Thar She Blows; SGC 80 EX/NM 6: 5 cards, A Good Hook-Up, Forced Landing, Just the Type, Short on Sails and Sitting Pretty; SGC 70 EX+ 5.5: 4 cards, A Perfect Pair, Free Wheeling, Out on a Limb, and Weight Control; SGC 60 EX 5: 5 cards, Figures Don't Lie, On De-Fence, No Stares, Playing Safe and Sure Shot, ; SGC 50 VG/EX 4: 3 cards, Ankles Aweigh, French Dressing and Peek a View.

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