6 San Francisco Home Game Programs, 3 from the 1950s and 3 from 1960.
Lot 507. 6 San Francisco Home Game Programs, 3 from the 1950s and 3 from 1960. Each program has 22 pages. The cover of the Nov.18, 1951 program vs. the Chicago Cardinals is intriguing because it has nothing obvious to do with football. Cover art by Vic Anderson is titled “Dutch Windmill at the Beach.” The 49ers lost, 21-27. Vg-ex program with full-page photos of the teams’ coaches, including Buck Shaw and Curly Lambeau, a full-page photo of the San Francisco team, a page with seven 49ers players and a two-page spread with Cardinals players. 1956 (Aug. 19) vs. Cleveland, pre-season game, two pages of 49ers players photos, including Tittle, McElhenny, Johnson and Perry, and two pages of Browns, including Groza, Noll and Ford; ex. 1958 (Nov. 2) vs. Detroit, 24-21 win, photo of the 49ers team and two pages of Cleveland player photos; vg+. 1960 (Sept. 25) vs. New York Giants, a 19-21 loss, two pages of player photos for each team and a full-page photo of Bob St. Clair; ex. 1960 (Oct. 2) vs. Los Angeles, a 19-13 win, four pages of player photos, a full-page photo of Charles Krueger and “The Afternoon I’ll Never Forget” by two former players.; vg-ex. And 1960 (Nov. 6) vs. Detroit, a 0-24 loss, photos of Tittle, McElhenny, Nomellini, Schmidt, Karras, Lary and Pietrosante, a 49ers’ team photo and a full-page photo of Monte Clark; ex. Winning Bid $45.