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    Vintage American & British Sports Sets Collection (11) - Horse Racing, Cricket, Soccer Sets. Offered is a selection of eleven complete, near, or partial sets of vintage US and UK tobacco cards dedicated to horses racing, Cricket and Soccer. Includes: 1890 N230 Kinney "Famous Running Horses - English" (25) - Complete set of 25 cards plus one N229. All but four backs are covered by a grey paper and/or glue. Fronts present very nicely at the EX to EX/MT levels; "1925 John Player & Son "Racing Caricatures" Complete Set (40) - Complete set of 40 cards. Grades VG/EX to EX; 1928 Wills "Cricketers, 1928" (17) - Partial set 16 of 50 cards plus one extra. Grades VG/EX to EX; 1933 Player & Sons "Derby and Grand National Winners" (50) - Complete set of 50 cards. Grades EX to EX/MT; 1935 Wills "Association Footballers" (41) - Near set 41 of 50 cards. Grades VG/EX to EX; 1937 Godfrey Phillips "Sportsmen-Spot the Winner" Partial Set (29) - Partial set 29 of 50 cards. Grades EX; 1938 Churchman "Association Footballers" 1st Series (50) - Complete set of 50 cards. Grades EX top EX/MT; 1938 Gallaher "Racing Scenes" (46) - Near set 46 of 48 cards. Grades EX; 1939 Wills "Association Footballers" (50) - Complete set of 50 cards. Grades EX; 1940's Turf Cigarettes "50 Famous Cricketers" Partial Set (19) - Partial set 17 of 40 cards plus extras. Hand cut, grades EX; 1940's Turf Cigarettes "50 Famous Footballers" Partial Set (15) - Partial set 15 of 40 cards. Hand cut, grades EX. The above grades will apply to the majority of each set, there will be a few lesser in each.

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