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    1938 R69 Gum Inc. "Horrors of War" Near Set (229/288). This edition was an ingenious vehicle to bring war propaganda to an impressionable generation... and all neatly wrapped in wax paper with a sugary piece of gum. Offered is a 229-card near set of this classic series. Six cards have been graded by SGC. Missing #'s 25-33, 35, 37, 38, 39, 41, 43-48, 136, 145-153, 155, 156, 158, 159, 168, 173, 174, 176, 178, 186, 192, 193, 194, 197, 200, 204, 208, 209, 211, 219, 222, 229, 239, 240, 249, 277, 280, 281, 283, 284, 286, 287 and 288. Includes: Graded - SGC 84 NM 7: 1 card, #127; SGC 82 EX/MT+ 6.5: 1 card, #133; SGC 80 EX/NM 6: 3 cards, #'s 109, 122, 128; SGC 50 VG/EX 4: 1 card, #143. Ungraded - #240 The Frightful Cost of War (VG/EX). Grades 26% EX to EX/MT with one nicer, 54% VG to VG/EX, 20% lesser/miscut.

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