Outstanding Mickey Mantle Autograph on the Cover of the April 6, 1968 “Sporting News."
Lot 65. Outstanding Mickey Mantle Autograph on the Cover of the April 6, 1968 “Sporting News." Beautiful gem mint 10 autograph that extends for more than 5” across the 11.5” x 16” publication with Mantle and his family on the cover. This issue is complete. Two clipped corners and wear and foxing along the edges could be matted out to turn the cover or full publication into a fabulous display item. Mantle entered the Hall of Fame in 1974, his first year of eligibility, with 536 home runs, 1,509 RBI, a .298 career batting average, 20 All-Star appearances, seven World Series championships, three AL MVP awards and numerous other honors. He died in 1995 at the age of 63. PSA/DNA Pre-Certified. Winning Bid $100.