Lot 413. 7 Vintage Valentine Cards with a Football Theme Plus 1 Croquet and 2 Baseball. Valentine cards with a football theme are much scarcer than baseball Valentines. Primarily from the 1950s and 1960s, these cards range in size from approximately 2” x 4” to 5” x 7.5”. All are pictured. Some have writing on their backs, which typically are blank. Some have moveable parts. These Valentines are ex to ex-m. We have not considered the back writing in grading them.
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Lot 628. 69 Cards, Several Scarce or Uncommon, 1880s-1995 - Baseball, Football, Hockey, Soccer, Etc. The scarcer cards are from the 1880s Merchant’s Gargling Oil set, a 1932 New York Giants baseball set, the 1957 postcard set issued by the St. Louis Cardinals, a 1952-53 Juniors hockey set and a T218 set. Of these 67 cards, 53 are in a 1984 “Prof. Hoyle’s Sports Trivia Game, Series 5” set. Each card contains 16 sports questions and answers. These cards are nm overall, and the box, ex. Here are the other cards by sport – Auto Racing: 1995 Lipton Team NASCAR Racing, Johnny Benson, “20 Seconds and Counting,” in a sealed pack, ex-m. Baseball: 1880s, H804-7A, Merchant’s Gargling Oil, “Something must be done ‘Put it there’!” g-vg. 1932 New York Giants schedule card, Carl Hubbell, vg-ex. 1957 St. Louis Cardinals team-issued postcard, Stan Musial, outstanding card, nm. 1982 Cracker Jack-Donruss mini card, Series 1 #31 of 36, Zeile, nm. And 1992 Kellogg’s Corn Flakes Bill Madlock All Star by Sportflics, vg. Basketball: 1987 Leaf Candy City Team S1 “Basketball” for Special Olympics, g-vg. Football: 1954 Bowman #121 Dooley, vg-ex; 1969 Topps #13 p, and 1991 Action Packed #46 Mack, mint in a promotional envelope. Gymnastics: 1979 Supersisters #50 Kathy Johnson, vg. Hockey: 1952-53 Juniors Blue Tint, #5 Al Arbour, “pre-rookie” card with the Windsor Spitfires, ex and 1960-61 Parkhurst #24 Jack McIntyre, vg-ex. Roller Skating: 1910 T218 Mecca Cigarettes “Champion Athlete and Prize Fighter Series,” Joe Jordan, vg-ex. Soccer: 1938 John Sinclair “Well Known Footballers -Scottish,” #7 J. Brown, nm-m. Weight Lifting: 1978 H. P. Hood Xograph Firm n Fruity “Sports Champions, Weightlifting – No Sweat,” p+ to f.
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