1972 Sunoco Stamps “NFL Action ’72” Album with 144 Stamps in Original Uncut Sheets.
Lot 71. 1972 Sunoco Stamps “NFL Action ’72” Album with 144 Stamps in Original Uncut Sheets. The stamps were issued in six sheets of 24 each inside the 56-page album, which is designed to hold more than 600 stamps. For each of 26 NFL teams, the album has a specific rectangle for each of 12 offensive and 12 defensive players. All six stamp sheets remain intact inside the album as originally issued. The individual stamps are predominantly nm-m, and the album itself is ex-m. In 1972, collectors obtained the other stamps in the set in sheets of nine when they purchased gasoline from Sunoco. Some of the featured players on the stamps include Herb Adderley, Lyle Alzado, Dan Dierdorf, Carl Eller, Dick LeBeau, Ray Mansfield, Jim Otto, Mike Reid, Bubba Smith, Dwight White, Dave Wilcox and Jerrel Wilson. Winning Bid $25.