Lot 26. Z-Cachet Envelopes Signed by 10 New York Yankees – 4 HoFers – and an Umpire. Eleven autographs, all different, are on 10 different envelopes. Each autograph is a very strong mint 9 to gem mint 10. Nine of the envelopes are individually autographed. Most were postmarked 1985-87. They are signed by WHITEY FORD, Ron Guidry, RICKEY HENDERSON, Ralph Houk (died 2010), Tommy John, Don Larsen, BOB LEMON (d. 2000), Allie Reynolds (d. 1994) and PHIL RIZZUTO (d. 2007). The tenth envelope is signed by both Gil McDougald (d. 2010) and Tom Gorman (d. 1986), an N.L. umpire who pitched in four games for the New York Giants in 1939. A great collection for a Yankee fan.
Winning Bid $168
Lot 41. 8” x 10” Photos Signed by 10 New York Yankees – Henrich, John, Skowron, Etc. Seven of these autographs, authenticated by Kevin Keating, are mint 9 or gem mint 10, and the three others are generally nm-m 8. The signatures are on a mix of color and b&w photos: Bucky Dent, Al Downing, Bob Hale (b&w photo, minor skips on most letters; died 2012), Tom Henrich (tiny skips on two letters; d. 2009), Tommy John, Danny McDevitt (b&w; d. 2010), “Spec” Shea (b&w; d. 2002), Bill Skowron (Washington uniform; d. 2012), Bill Stafford (b&w; d. 2001) and Ralph Terry (montage showing him as a Yankee on seven baseball cards).
Winning Bid $68
Lot 101. 1910-1911 T3 Turkey Red Cabinet Card #78 Home Run Baker. John Franklin Baker had a Hall of Famer career 1908-22 with the Philadelphia Athletics and New York Yankees. The Veterans Committee selected him for HoF induction in 1955. Baker’s image displays nicely, and the back of the card has the scarcer Turkey Red advertising. The card grades p. Four creases are evident on the front, almost completely in the border; two creases are heavy. The card also shows four tiny spots of paper loss. The lower left corner has been repaired, and color has been added to it and to the upper left corner. Two strips of linen tape, each about 1 ¼” x 1 1/8”, are on the back at the top.
Winning Bid $152
Lot 110. 30 Different 1910-1957 Baseball Magazine Player Posters, 8 with HoFers. Here is a list of the players with the apparent year of the posters - 1924: Jamieson. 1925: Aldridge. 1926: Burns. 1931: Brandt. 1933: GEHRIG (batting) g and HUBBELL g. 1936: Derringer and Moore. 1937: DICKEY p, Hack and RUFFING g. 1938: Clift, Henrich vg+, McCormick (2) one with the Phillies and one with the Reds, and Vander Meer vg+. 1940: Case, Miller and Tresh. 1941: COBB p, Cooper, D. DiMaggio g, Lee, Litwhiler, AL LOPEZ vg-ex, Nicholson and RIZZUTO g. 1943 Chandler, Marion and 1943 YANKEES TEAM g-vg. The ungraded posters average vg.
Winning Bid $113
Lot 131. 2 Different Variations of 1951 Berk Ross Card #1-4 Hank Bauer. Cards in this Berk Ross set were produced as colorized photos. The first of the two Bauer cards is the colorized version. Vg+ to ex. The second card is strictly black & white; it missed the color printing process. This card may be one-of-a-kind. It grades g.
Minimum Bid $50
Lot 169. 1964 Auravision Records of Mickey Mantle, Roger Maris and Whitey Ford. These 6 ¾” x 6 ¾” plastic-laminated cardboard 33 1/3 RPM records from Columbia Records feature a color photo of the player on the front along with his facsimile autograph. The backs have a brief biography and career statistics through 1963. Ford is nm, Mantle ex and Maris ex.
Winning Bid $45
Lot 282. 1933 Yankees at White Sox Scorecard with Ruth and Gehrig in the Pre-Printed Lineup. This Official Score Book is for a game at “Comiskey Park Base Ball Palace of the World.” J. Louis Comiskey is pictured on the cover of the 10-cent program as president of the Chicago team. Inside, Ruth and Gehrig are are the third and fourth batters for New York in the pre-printed lineup. Lazzeri and Dickey are also listed in the lineup. Among the White Sox are Simmons and Appling. The score book is unscored. It shows some inoffensive stains, creases and an edge tear. The spine is nicely intact. Vg-ex.
Winning Bid $204
Lot 286. 1941 Chicago White Sox Scorecard and 7 Different Scorebooks Spanning 1946-1964. 1. The 1941 scorecard is unscored and vg-ex. The front half of the card is better. Inside are pre-printed lineups for Chicago and Washington. 2. 1946 scorebook, 20 pages, scored, with preprinted lineups for a White Sox - Philadelphia A’s game. “July 30, 1946” is written on the front cover. Photos of seven White Sox players are inside. Vg. 3. 1953 scorebook vs. the Yankees, 24 pages. In the pre-printed lineup, Billy Martin is leading off with Mantle batting cleanup and Berra batting sixth. Unscored, vg. 4. 1955 scorebook, 24 pages, scored for a game with Kansas City, ex. Several blue-tint photos of White Sox players are inside, including Billy Pierce and Connie Johnson. 5. 1958 scorebook with apparent autographs on the front cover by Andy Carey, Tony Kubek, Sherm Lollar and Bill Skowron. These signatures have not been authenticated. Mickey Mantle and Yogi Berra are shown in the Yankees’ lineup, which has been added. Ex, 28 pages. 6. 1959 scorebook, 28 pages, lineup added and scored for a game against Cleveland. Aparicio is show as Chicago’s leadoff batter followed by Fox, and Colavito is the Indians cleanup hitter. Vg-ex. 7. 1960 scorebook for a game vs. New York, lineups not entered. Minnie Minoso is shown. Vg-ex. 8. 1964 scorebook for a Yankees game, no lineups, 36 pages, ex. A team photo and various player photos in blue- tint include Luke Appling, Urban Faber and Hoyt Wilhelm.
Winning Bid $83
Lot 287. 1942 World Series Game 2 Ticket Stub – New York Yankees at St. Louis. At Sportsman’s Park in Game 2 on Oct. 1, the Cardinals edged the Yankees, 4-3. A Stan Musial single sent Enos Slaughter home with the winning run. Slaughter had doubled and moved to third on an error. St. Louis captured the World Championship in five games. This ticket stub has glue residue on the entire back; all type is present. There is a 1 ½” crease at the top on the front and another crease along the side. G-vg.
Winning Bid $40
Lot 290. 2 Ticket Stubs and a Score Book from the July 13, 1947 Yankees at White Sox Game. In this game, the New York Yankees beat the Chicago White Sox, 6-4, at Comiskey Park. At the time, the Yankees had a 53-26 record and were on their way to defeating the Brooklyn Dodgers in the 1947 World Series. Both the program and ticket stubs have been glued to a scrapbook page. The16-page program (including covers) is partially scored. The pre-printed lineup for the White Sox includes Appling and Dickey, and for the Yankees, DiMaggio and Rizzuto. Gluing aside, the program is vg, and the fronts of the ticket stubs are colorful, clean, free of creases and ex.
Minimum Bid $20
Lot 294. 1960 Pittsburgh Pirates at New York Yankees World Series Program. A team photo of the 1960 American League champions spreads across the front and back covers of this 52-page unscored program. Individual players’ photos with brief biographical sketches are presented inside for both teams. In this series, the Yankees outscored the Pirates, 53-27, and New York’s Bobby Richardson was named the series MVP. Nevertheless, Bill Mazeroski’s 9th inning walk-off home run of Game 7 made the Pirates World Champions. Vg+ cover with ex pages.
Winning Bid $185
Lot 296. 1964 World Series Game 7 Ticket Stub – Yankees at Cardinals. Pitching on only two day’s rest, Bob Gibson outdueled Mel Stottlemyre on Oct. 15 at Busch Stadium, and St. Louis clinched another World Championship with a 7-5 triumph. Mickey Mantle hit a three-run homer for New York. The ticket stub is a beauty. Only a small amount of paper loss is evident on the back where the stub was removed from the rest of the ticket. There are no creases. The colors are sharp and crisp. Ex-m.
Winning Bid $83