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    1888 N86 Duke "Scenes of Perilous Occupations" Near Set (43/50). Offered for the first time anywhere, the Sullivan collection. The fronts feature the exciting to treacherous ways to eke out a living. There are fun jobs like "The Horse Trainer" to ones we don't think about like "..painters of church steeples." Each reverse gives a lively explanation of the perilous occupation. This set is a combination of yellow and green backgrounds. Thirteen cards have been graded by SGC. Includes: Graded - SGC 84 NM 7: 1 card, Lumberman In Michigan; SGC 80 EX/NM 6: 3 cards, Electric Lineman, Hanging Over Cliffs and Indians Spearing; SGC 70 EX+ 5.5: 3 cards, Life Savers, Lumberman In Norway, Trick Shooting; SGC 60 EX 5: 3 cards, A Bad Decision, Bridge Jumping, Horse Training; SGC 50 VG/EX 4: 1 card, Indian Netting Salmon; SGC 45 VG+ 3.5: 2 cards, Cowboy Fleeing From Prairie Fire, Picket Duty. Grades 28% EX to NM, 44% VG to VG/EX, 28% lesser.

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